KP people urged to have children immunised during anti-polio drive beginning tomorrow

Web Desk On Aug 25, 2019 Last updated Aug 25, 2019 ISLAMABAD: PM’s Focal Person on Polio Eradication Babar Bin Atta said on Sunday an anti-polio campaign will kick off in 26... Read more »

Nigeria’s three-year milestone takes Africa towards polio eradication

ABUJA/LONDON: Nigeria marked three years free of endemic wild polio on Wednesday with health officials saying the nation’s progress in fighting the crippling viral disease could result in the whole of Africa... Read more »

KP minister orders to accelerate anti-polio drive; tally reaches 41

PESHAWAR: Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) Health Minister Dr Hisham Inamullah Khan here on Monday directed to accelerate anti-polio drive in the province as tally reached 41 so far this year, ARY News reported.... Read more »

Anti-polio drive kicks off in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa today

PESHAWAR: A four-day anti-polio campaign has begun in eleven districts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa today (Monday), ARY News reported. According to Provincial Health Department, the targeted districts for the campiagn will include Swabi,... Read more »

KP govt taking concrete measures to eradicate polio: CM  Mahmood  

PESHAWAR: Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Chief Minister Mahmood Khan on Monday said that his government was taking concrete steps to eradicate polio across the province. Chairing a high-level meeting in Peshawar today, CM Mahmood... Read more »

Another polio case reported in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

ISLAMABAD: Another polio case on Thursday surfaced in Shangla, a district of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, ARY News reported. Sources in Health Ministry said that poliovirus had been confirmed in a 2-year-old boy in... Read more »

Pakistan to become a polio-free country soon: Babar Bin Atta

ISLAMABAD: Focal Person to Prime Minister on polio eradication Babar Bin Atta here on Monday said that Pakistan would soon be declared as a polio-free country. Talking to a private news channel,... Read more »

CM Buzdar urges religious scholars to support anti-polio campaign

LAHORE: Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar here on Saturday urged the religious scholars to support anti-polio campaign in the country. Talking to a delegation of Ulema belonging to different schools of... Read more »

PM’s focal person expresses concerns over rising cases of polio in KP

ISLAMABAD: Expressing concerns over the rising cases of polio in Bannu and Peshawar, Prime Minister Minister’s Focal Person on Polio Eradication Babar Bin Ata asked the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Chief Minister Mahmood Khan... Read more »

Country’s second case of polio virus in two days reported from N. Waziristan

NORTH WAZIRISTAN: A polio case was reported here in district Mir Ali’s union council (UC) number 2, bringing the total tally of polio cases reported in the current year to 13, ARY... Read more »