He said Pakistan has constantly been making all-out efforts to check the spread of drugs in the country.
Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Chief Minister Mahmood Khan on Monday said that his government was taking concrete steps to eradicate polio across the province.
'Pakistan would become a polio-free country soon due to the measures being taken against this crippling disease'
ISLAMABAD: Japan has praised Pakistan’s efforts to eradicate the scourge of terrorism. This was stated by Japanese Ambassador Takashi Kurai during a meeting with Adviser to Prime Minister on Finance Miftah Ismail in Islamabad on Friday. Miftah Ismail welcomed Japan’s technical support in the spheres of anti-money laundering and anti-terrorist financing. He said these efforst would supplement Pakistan’s efforts against terrorism. Read More: Pakistan attaches great importance to its relations with Iran, Japan: PM…
BRUSSELS: Former Prime Minister of Slovenia, Member European Parliament (MEP), President MAC (MEPs Against Cancer) Alojz Peterle has promised Pakistan to help in cancer research and treatment as much as possible. He made this promise in a meeting with a veteran Pakistani journalist, currently based in UK, Azfar Bukhari in the sideline of the 20th annual reception of European Parliament in Brussels. Bukhari was invited at the annual reception hosted by the 20-member group of EU Parliamentarian. Notables from all around…
LAHORE: Censuring the government for lack of serious steps against prevailing smog in Punjab, the Lahore High Court (LHC) on Monday ordered to submit report on security measures to counter and eradicate smog, ARY News reported. Hearing the case, Chief Justice LHC Syed Mansoor Ali Shah issued orders to the environment department to submit report on security measures to counter smog in the province, as heavy smog continues to batter life and vehicular traffic across Punjab, while several people have lost their lives in…
KARACHI: Chief Minister Sindh Syed Murad Ali Shah Monday said that polio has become a big challenge for his government and vowed to make the province polio-free. “I have accepted this challenge and In sha Allah would turn Sindh polio free province shortly,” he said while presiding over a meeting on polio here at the New Secretariat. Health Minister DR Sikandar Mendhro, MNA Dr Azra Pechuho, Provincial Polio Coordinator Shahnaz Wazir Ali, Chief Secretary Rizwan Memon, IG Sindh Police AD Khawaja, Additional IG Karachi…
ISLAMABAD: The efforts and performance of the government of Pakistan to eradicate the transmission of poliovirus across the country have been commended by international development partners.
After being abandoned as too ambitious in 1969, global plans to eliminate malaria are back on the agenda, with financial backing from the world's richest couple, Bill and Melinda Gates, and U.S. President Barack Obama.
LONDON: The global fight to eradicate polio has set its sights on Afghanistan and Pakistan, the World Health Organisation said on Tuesday as Africa marked a year without any new cases of the crippling disease for the first time.