Times Pakistan
Daily News & Headlines

DC inaugurates anti-polio campaign

SHEIKHUPURA – Deputy Commis­sioner (DC) Muhammad Asghar Joiya on Saturday inaugurated an anti-polio campaign by vaccinating children, at the Mother and Children Complex here. Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Health Dr Muham­mad Siddique, Medical Su­perintendent (MS) DHQ Hospital Dr Azhar Ameen also accompanied the DC. The DC also participated in a walk, held to highlight the importance of anti-polio campaign among people. Talking to the me­dia, the DC said that polio campaign would start in the district from August 3 and continue for the next five days. During the cam­paign, more than 653,000 children under five years of age would be vaccinated through door-to-door vis­its, for which more than 2,000 teams had been formed, he added.

Leave a comment