PESHAWAR: A 3-day anti-polio marketing campaign will start in eight districts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa from Monday.
In keeping with Provincial Well being Division, the districts the place the marketing campaign will likely be launched embody Swabi, Buner, Charsadda, Mardan, Nowshera, Malakand, Swat and Mohmand.
Greater than two million youngsters under the age of 5 years will likely be administered anti-polio drops through the marketing campaign, Radio Pakistan reported.
7,800 groups have been constituted to manage the anti-polio drops to the kids. Strict safety measures have been taken for safety of polio groups.
Learn Extra: Anti-polio marketing campaign begins in Swabi
Earlier within the day, Speaker Nationwide Meeting Asad Qaiser had launched anti-polio vaccination marketing campaign in Swabi district of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) province.
Asad Qaiser, whereas addressing a ceremony held for Sports activities Gala occasion in Sports activities Complicated Swabi (Bamkhel), had stated that the folks of Swabi had highlighted the nation’s identify around the globe.
He had stated the federal government will deliver again the lights of sports activities grounds for ending the menace of medication amongst youth. He had additionally paid tribute to the deputy police officer (DPO) for conducting a marketing campaign in opposition to ice narcotics.