Polio cases reduced to 62% in Pakistan this year

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan has seen remarkable reduction of 62 percent in polio cases this year.


In a statement, Prime Minister’s Focal Person for Polio Eradication Senator Ayesha Raza Farooq, said Pakistan is closer than ever before to defeat polio virus.

Ayesha Raza said we still need to enhance the quality and quantity of our effort towards complete eradication of the virus.

She said Pakistan has made a strong commitment to eradicate polio as a top national priority.