3-day anti-polio drive from Sept 27

All arrangements have been finalized to launch three-day anti-polio drive from September 27 in which 381,000 children under five will be administered vaccine in the district.

The health department has constituted 936 teams including 763 mobile teams.

District Coordination Officer (DCO) Muhammad Khan Khichi chaired a special meeting held Monday to review the arrangements of the drive.

EDO, Health, Dr Qari Muhammad Abbass and others were present.

The DCO has asked all the departments to extend full cooperation to make the drive a success.

He directed the Health department to create awareness regarding anti-polio drive so that parents could bring their children for vaccine.