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Salman Ahmed. Pakistan

Salman Ahmed shares song; congratulates nation on polio turnaround

Sufi singer and UN Goodwill Ambassador for Polio Salman Ahmed has said that Pakistan is close to creating history by being a polio-free country as only 19 cases of the crippling disease were confirmed in the country in 2016. According to data provided by End Polio Pakistan, only 19 cases of the polio virus were confirmed across the country with eight cases from Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP), eight from Sindh, one from Balochistan and two from Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA). The number is a historic low when…