Anti-measles, polio drive begins in Sindh today

KARACHI: Twelve day anti-polio and measles drive will be held across Sindh including Karachi on Monday (today), ARY News reports.

The drive will continue till May 31. In the campaign, more than 10 million children will be immunized from polio and measles.

According to officials, the drive is being organized due to the large number measles cases reported in Sindh. Routine security will be provided during the drive, sources said.

It should be noted that the vaccination drives have been called off many times in Karachi due to security reasons.

More than ten polio volunteers have been killed by terrorists in the last 1.5 years in Karachi.

Print Friendly, PDF & Email



ARY Sports

Copyright © 2017 ARYNEWS.tv

To Top

Anti-measles, polio drive begins in Sindh today

by Raza Haidery