Week-long anti-polio drive in full swing

ISLAMABAD, Feb 27 (APP):A week-long nationwide anti-polio campaign was in full swing on Tuesday under which vaccinators were visiting door to door to administer anti-polio drops to children below the age of five. Forty-five point eight million children were expected to be vaccinated against the crippling disease during the second drive of this year. Children… Continue reading Week-long anti-polio drive in full swing

Review meeting of anti-polio campaign held

SIALKOT, Feb 27 (APP):A review meeting of the ongoing anti-polio campaign was held under the chairmanship of Deputy Commissioner Muhammad Zulqarnain here in the conference room on Tuesday. While addressing,the Deputy Commissioner said that on the first day of anti-polio campaign, more than 252,000 children were given polio doses as well as vitamin A doses.… Continue reading Review meeting of anti-polio campaign held

Anti-Polio Drive starts in Bahawalnagar

Bahawalnagar, Feb 26 (APP): The second national polio campaign of 2024 kicked off in Bahawalnagar on Monday, with the aim of immunizing 592,575 children under the age of five against the crippling disease. According to the DC Office, Deputy Commissioner Zulfiqar Ahmed Bhoon inaugurated the campaign at the district hospital and urged the parents to… Continue reading Anti-Polio Drive starts in Bahawalnagar

Anti-Polio Campaign begins in AJK

MIRPUR-AJK, Feb 26 (APP):A five-day polio-eradication campaign kicked off in Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK) on Monday, aiming to vaccinate over 7.10 lakh children under the age of five with polio drops and vitamin A supplements. According to the AJK State Health Services Department, the campaign would cover all 10 districts of the liberated territory,… Continue reading Anti-Polio Campaign begins in AJK

Over 10 million children to be immunized in Sindh

KARACHI, Feb 22 (APP):The Caretaker Health Minister of Sindh Dr Saad Khalid Niaz on Thursday said a week-long anti-polio campaign will be started in February across the province during which around 10.6 million children under 5 years of age will be immunized by administering polio drops. According to a statement issued here on Thursday, the… Continue reading Over 10 million children to be immunized in Sindh

CEO Health reviews arrangements for anti-polio campaign

NAROWAL, Feb 22 (APP):The arrangements for the five-day anti-polio campaign starting from 26th February was reviewed under the chairmanship of Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Health Narowal Dr. Naveed Haider during a special meeting. DO Health Dr. Muhammad Tariq, District Coordinator National Program Dr. Zahid Randhawa, DDHOs, Dr. Khalid Mehmood, Qaiser Waseem DSV Mujahid Ali and… Continue reading CEO Health reviews arrangements for anti-polio campaign

Firing on polio team vehicle leaves doctor, cop injured at Bajaur

ISLAMABAD, Jan 19 (APP): A doctor and a policeman were injured when unknown assailants opened fire on a vehicle deployed for anti-polio campaign in the Bajaur district of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa on Friday. According to police and rescue officials, the incident took place when the vehicle was returning from District Headquarters Hospital Khar in Turkho area… Continue reading Firing on polio team vehicle leaves doctor, cop injured at Bajaur

Anti-polio drive starts in Bahawalpur

BAHAWALPUR, Jan 08 (APP): The five-day anti-polio campaign started today in the Bahawalpur district in which more than 0.8 million children up to five years old age will be vaccinated against polio. The door-to-door campaign will continue till January 10 in which polio teams will go door-to-door to give polio drops to children. The left-out… Continue reading Anti-polio drive starts in Bahawalpur

Anti-polio drive to start from January 08

LARKANA, Jan 07 (APP): A six-day National polio campaign will start from January 08 to January 14, 2024, in the Larkana district in which more than 306,950 children of the district up the five years of age will be vaccinated with Oral Polio Vaccine (OPV). All-out arrangements have been finalized for the National Immunization Campaign… Continue reading Anti-polio drive to start from January 08

DC for success of anti-polio drive

BAHAWALPUR, Jan 05 (APP):Deputy Commissioner (DC) Bahawalpur Zaheer Anwar Jappa has said that all-out efforts should be made for the success of the five-day anti-polio campaign starting from January 8. During the anti-polio campaign, not a single child should be left unvaccinated. He was addressing a meeting held in his office to review arrangements for… Continue reading DC for success of anti-polio drive

Five-day anti-polio drive from Jan 8

KHANEWAL, Jan 05 (APP):The first anti-polio drive of 2024 is set to begin from January 8 to 12th of the same month here, official said Friday. Deputy Commissioner Wasim Ahmad said that the arrangements of health department for five-day long of the said campaign was finalized. About 2582 teams have been constituted, which is greater… Continue reading Five-day anti-polio drive from Jan 8

One million kids to be vaccinated anti polio drops

MULTAN, Jan 03 (APP):Over one million kids are to be given anti-polio doses during a three-day campaign, commencing on January 8, in district Multan. This was disclosed in a meeting chaired by Deputy Commissioner Rizwan Qadeer while chairing a meeting here on Wednesday. Chief Executive Officer Heath Authority Dr Faisal Qaisrani gave a briefing to… Continue reading One million kids to be vaccinated anti polio drops

Countrywide anti-polio drive kicks off today

ISLAMABAD, Nov 27 (APP): A countrywide anti-polio campaign of varied durations to administer drops to children under five years of age started on Monday (today).  According to details, thousands of teams have been formed in the drive against the crippling disease with hopes to eliminate the virus this year. Polio teams will go door-to-door and… Continue reading Countrywide anti-polio drive kicks off today

Commissioner Sukkur chairs meeting of anti-polio campaign

SUKKUR, Oct 31 (APP):The Divisional Commissioner Sukkur Samiuddin Siddiqui had said that polio was a deadly disease and every child under 5 years of age must be given an anti-polio vaccine every time during the polio campaign. He expressed these views while addressing a meeting of the District Anti-Polio Committee at his office here on… Continue reading Commissioner Sukkur chairs meeting of anti-polio campaign

PM launches anti-polio vaccine drive targeting 44 mln children

ISLAMABAD, Oct 2 (APP): Caretaker Prime Minister Anwaar-ul-Haq Kakar on Monday launched the five-day anti-polio vaccination drive targeting around 44 million children across the country. The prime minister initiated the campaign by administering anti-polio vaccine oral drops and vitamin A to children, here at the PM House. Speaking on the occasion, the prime minister said… Continue reading PM launches anti-polio vaccine drive targeting 44 mln children

No negligence to be tolerated during anti-polio campaign: ADCR

RAWALPINDI, Aug 31 (APP):Additional Deputy Commissioner of Revenue (ADCR) Nabeel Raiz Sindho Thursday said that stern action would be taken against those showing negligence in the anti-polio campaign. Chairing a meeting to review polio campaign arrangements starting from September 4 in high-risk areas of the district, he underlined the need for effective utilization of all… Continue reading No negligence to be tolerated during anti-polio campaign: ADCR

Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah inaugurates anti-polio drive in 7-high risk districts by administering polio drops to a child at CM House. Dr. Christoper Elias, Head of Polio Oversight Board is also present on the occasion

APP40-281122 KARACHI: November 28 – Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah inaugurates anti-polio drive in 7-high risk districts by administering polio drops to a child at CM House. Dr. Christoper Elias, Head of Polio Oversight Board is also present on the occasion. APP/TZD
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