Over 11,792 children administered anti-polio drops in first day

KARACHI: A four-day anti-polio campaign was in full swing in Sukkur, Khairpur, Ghotki, Jaccobabad, Shikarpur, Kashmore- Kandhkot districts of northern Sindh on its second day (Tuesday) which will continue till July 5.

According to District Health Officer (DHO) Dr. Agha Samiullah, more than 11,792 aged below five years children out of 3,26,725 in the Sukkur district have been administered anti-polio drops. He said that the immunization campaign is in full swing and the staff deployed for the campaign has been issued special instructions and no negligence in this regard would be tolerated.