Zero polio rate is crucial for absolute elimination of the virus from the country


KARACHI, Sep 26 :Eradication of polio from Karachi is critical for on-going efforts to help country rid of the crippling
disease, city commissioner Muhammad Sualeh Ahmad Farooqui told WHO officials in a meeting.
Talking to the head of World Health Organization (WHO)’s
technical advisory group for polio eradication in Pakistan, Dr.Jean
Marc O’live, he said Karachi with steady of inflow population from
across the country, as well as from a neighboring country, requires
fool proof mechanism to contain the virus.
Karachi commissioner shared with the WHO official the measures
for protection of children and emphasized that a comprehensive
strategy has been adopted to eliminate polio virus

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