In KPK, Number of children suffering from polio virus reaches 17.
According to the report, another polio case has been reported in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Shangil, according to the polio operation center the polio virus has been confirmed in Al-Sher who is only 18 months old. After which the number of polio patients in Pakistan is reported to be 23. Authorities say that anti-polio campaign will be launched next week in Bannu, Lucky Marwat, North Waziristan.
Prime Minister Imran Khan’s specialist for anti-polio campaign, Babar Atta, tweeted on Twitter, said that the spread of polio in North Waziristan, Lakki Marwat and Bannu is alarming, our staff, including local people, are a barrier in anti-polio campaign which needs to be stopped immediately.