Web Desk: A week-long anti-polio campaign begins across the country on Monday.
Around thirty nine million children under the age of five will be administered anti-polio drops.
Two hundred and sixty thousand polio workers are participating in the drive which will go door to door to administer anti-polio drops to the children.
PM’s Focal Person for Polio eradication Babar Bin Atta in a statement said the current season is suitable for the eradication of polio.
Director-General of the World Health Organization (WHO) Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus has lauded the efforts of Pakistan for polio eradication.
Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said that Pakistan would soon become a polio free state though joint efforts and expressed satisfaction over the measures and reforms taken by the government.