Govt to eradicate crippling disease

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Our Correspondent

Chichawatni

The five-day anti-polio drive will begin from January 11, Monday, during which, polio vaccine would be administered to 492,000 children under five years of age in Sahiwal district. Briefing the Deputy Commissioner Sahiwal Babar Bashir at a meeting, CEO Health Dr Syed Azhar Abbas Naqvi said that 1273 teams including 1070 mobile, 89 transit and 114 static teams had been formed which would administer anti-polio drops to children. He said that proper monitoring of polio team would be ensured. Speaking on the occasion.