Anti-Polio campaign starts today



Staff Report

Third Polio campaign will start from March 12 and conclude on March 16 in Rawalpindi and those children, who are still deprived of polio vaccine due to any reason, should be given special attention, said Deputy Commissioner Rawalpindi Talat Gondal on Saturday.

He directed health department officials to devise best strategy for the implementation of this plan.

He further said that polio has become our collective responsibility, now it is our duty to cooperate with health department by following enumerated Standard Operating Procedures (SOP).

He further said that Union Councils (UC) and Deputy Director Health Officers (DDHO) have to monitor the campaign and those who show negligence in their duty will be held responsible.


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