Anti-polio drive kicks off in Karachi

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KARACHI: Sindh Emergency Operation Centre (EOC) for Polio on Monday launched 2nd polio campaign of 2018 in Karachi city o and drive will continue from February 19 to February 23, 2018.

Approximately 2.4 million children under five-year of age would be administrated anti-polio drops during the drive, while 12,000 polio teams are taking part in the campaign and 5,000 personnel have been deployed for this task.

Earlier, EOC for Polio had conducted a polio campaign in all districts of Sindh except Karachi last week and vaccinated about 6.3million children across the province.