The next anti-polio drive in the country will commence in March this year, DG Health Dr Safdar announced.
Besides being administered polio drops, the children would also get capsules of Vitamin A during the campaign.
The US$60 billion would include a $39 billion loan and $21 billion grant from the IDB for the vaccination.
Polio drops to be administered to 9 million children under the age of five years across the province during the campaign.
We have launched a major anti-polio immunization campaign in Punjab, said the provincial health minister.
Polio vaccination drive targeted over 250,000 children in 23 union councils of the Karachi.
The immunization campaign will cover 800,000 children across the country.
The total tally of polio cases from the province during ongoing year has raised to four after detection of the new case.
Another polio case emerged in Sindh province on Wednesday from Kashmore district, raising the total number of cases in the year 2020 to three.
Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Health Dr. Zafar Mirza has stressed that it is a high time to mainstream the universal Immunization agenda through engaging national and provincial leaders and policymakers.