PESHAWAR: Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) Minister for Data Shaukat Ali Yousafzai in strong-worded remarks, mentioned on Tuesday that preserving youngsters away from anti-polio vaccination is tantamount to terrorism.
Talking to media, he termed the unfold of polio virus as a “nationwide difficulty” and requested folks to not make a political difficulty out of it.
He mentioned if one baby is paralyzed owing to the polio virus then the complete household is affected by it.
Referring to the drop scene of yesterday’s propaganda in Peshawar, Yousafzai mentioned the conspiracy towards the anti-polio drive was foiled by media.
The minister angrily requested “who would pay the value for the hospital which was torched yesterday?” to create additional chaos towards the polio marketing campaign.
“Terrorism has been defeated, polio may also be defeated [in the same way],” he asserted.
Earlier right this moment, the important thing individual behind the defamation of anti-polio drive in Khyber Pakhtunkhawa was arrested by the police, whereas a First Data Report (FIR) was additionally lodged towards 12 folks for staging violent protests.
The conspiracy towards the anti-polio marketing campaign in Peshawar was uncovered late night time on Monday when a video of a person named Nazar Mohammad surfaced on the social media.
Within the video, a person may very well be seen using youngsters to show that polio vaccines have been defected. He administers youngsters polio drops, following which the kids are requested to faux to be fainted.