31 anti-polio facebook pages blocked

ISLAMABAD, Aug 27 (APP):Prime Minister’s Focal Person on Polio Eradication, Babar Bin Atta on Tuesday said the government had blocked 31 anti-polio facebook pages to stop propaganda against the immunization campaign.

Talking to media, he said the process of issuing of warnings was continued for those who were uploading fake material on social media against polio vaccination to mislead the parents.

He appreciated the efforts of Pakistan Army, police department and other departments in success of polio immunization drives.

He said the government had a firm resolve to defeat poliovirus transmission in the country through optimum utilization of this low transmission season.