DIR LOWER: A three-day immunisation campaign was announced at the meeting of District Polio Eradication Committee held under District Coordination Officer (DCO) Aslam Mehmood Wazir, at Jirga Hall Timargera. It will be held from September 19-21 and would administer 245,000 polio vaccines to children. 5 mobile teams would carry out the campaign in 20 transit and 61 fixed centres. The DCO said that due to committed efforts of the polio vaccination teams no case has been registered during the last six years.
Published in The Express Tribune, August 28th, 2011.