KARACHI: Particular Assistant to Prime Minister on Well being Companies Dr. Zafar Mirza on Friday mentioned that the federal government was dedicated to make Pakistan a polio-free state.
Dr. Zafar Mirza mentioned this whereas speaking to journalists, after visiting Gadap space in Karachi, the place he met with households of polio employees who had been martyred whereas performing their duties in anti-polio marketing campaign, Radio Pakistan reported.
He mentioned Centre and all provincial governments had been attempting their finest to eradicate the crippling illness from the nation.
Sindh Minister for Well being and Member Sindh Meeting Haleem Adil Sheikh was additionally accompanied by him.
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Earlier on November 7, Particular Assistant on Nationwide Well being Companies Dr Zafar Mirza had mentioned over 5.9 million kids beneath the age of 5 years had been administered anti-polio vaccine over the last three days.
He had mentioned that the vaccination drive was held throughout 25 districts of Punjab, Balochistan and Sindh provinces.
In a tweet, he had recommended the efforts of polio groups and the help of the dad and mom and group members to attain the goal.