Nationwide anti-polio drive begins today, more than 40 million children will be vaccinated. The campaign is being conducted simultaneously in Pakistan and Afghanistan.
Shehzad Baig, coordinator of the polio program, said that about 3.5 million polio workers were participating in the campaign. Federal Minister for Health Abdul Qadir Patel has said that efforts are being made on an emergency basis to eradicate polio.
We will soon rid the country of this disease.