361032 children to be vaccinated in Dir: DHO
TIMERGARA: District Health Officer, Dr Shaukat Ali informed that around 361032 children below five years of age will be administered anti-polio drops and vitamin-A vaccine during the three-day campaign.
In all the 41 union councils of the district 870 teams have been constituted and each team has been given a task to vaccinate 367 children against polio.
He said special emphasis would be laid upon three refugees’ camps in the district so that no child could be left without vaccination. He asked the Ulema and elders to play their vital role in sensitizing people against this crippling disease. He further said that no leniency will be tolerated during the ongoing anti polio drive.