Thursday, February 9

Tag: Polio Vaccine

(Health): Week-long anti-polio drive begins from 21 September in Sindh

Karachi:Minister for Health Sindh Dr Azra Fazal Pechuho, Secretary Health Dr Kazim Jatoi, Coordinator Emergency Operation Centre for Polio in Sindh (EOC) Sindh Fayaz Abbasi and EOC Core Team Members inaugurated the polio campaign at EPI hall in Karachi. The health minister and EOC Members administered polio drops to children and distributed gifts among them. On the occasion the Minister for Health, Sindh said that 'the polio campaign will continue from 21st to 27th September all across Sindh and appealed to parents to vaccinate their children with two drops of the polio vaccine during every campaign." EOC will conduct a province wide Oral Polio Vaccine (OPV) campaign in Sindh from the 21 to 27 Sept 2020. The campaign will take place in all 29 districts of Sindh with a total target po...