5 Days Long Anti-polio Drive Formally Launched In Abbottabad

ABBOTTABAD, (APP – UrduPoint (formerly Pakistan Point News – 20th August, 2022 ) The Deputy Commissioner of Abbottabad Tariq Salam Marwat said on Saturday that parents should provide polio drops to their children aged 5 during the five days of anti-polio campaigns that begin on August 22nd.

He made these remarks when he spoke at the formal launch of the Polio campaign, which will begin on the 23rd to august 2022. Tariq Salam Marwat handed out the polio drops to children , and then the drops.

In the course of the course of the campaign that will run from September to December, more than 233,000 kids from District Abbottabad who are under 5 years of age are scheduled to be vaccinated against the disease. The total number of teams have been formed to serve the goal.

The DC ordered to finish the preparations for the campaign and made it clear the need for all steps are needed to make the campaign successful and ensure the security of the teams fighting polio. teams.

He stressed the need for the entire departments as well as District Price Control Magistrates must be vigilant and ensure vaccination for teams within their areas.

The message addressed to all citizens, he emphasized the parents, he addressed all parents, he mentioned that he urged them to help the vaccination and administration teams for making sure they provide the polio drops to children as young as 5 years old. of age.

He also issued directions at his department of health, the Health Department, and Local Government Department to stay in contact in a regular manner with Ulema to help educate the public and emphasize significance of the importance of polio drops in sermons at mosques.

In addition of the above, Health Department also issued instructions to raise awareness among people using digital, social and print and other media.

It will be monitored and monitored by district Polio Control Room to ensure its effectiveness.

District Health Officer Abbottabad Dr. Faisal Khanzada, Deputy DHO Dr. Shahzad Iqbal, Health Coordinator Dr. Yasir, Central Member Pakistan Polio Plus Committee Sheikh Nisar Ahmed, and other officials of The Health Department were also present at the event.

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