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Islamabad deputy commissioner consumes polio drops to appease reluctant parents

Islamabad deputy commissioner consumes polio drops to appease reluctant parents

ISLAMABAD: Islamabad deputy commissioner Hamza Shafqaat on Thursday consumed polio drops in order to convince a parent who was reluctant to administer the vaccine to his children. The incident occurred when a resident

Four new polio cases reported in Mastung

As many as four new cases of poliovirus were reported on Tuesday Balochistan’s city Mastung, despite the employment of several measures to counter the crippling disease, bringing the total number of polio cases

Two new polio virus cases surface in KP

BAJAUR: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa health officials on Thursday said that two new cases of polio have surfaced in the Bajaur district of the province. According to the health department officials, “A five-year-old

Poliovirus discovered in Lahore’s sewage

–Govt spokesperson refutes claim, says ‘virus was reported in July’ LAHORE: Samples of water collected from Lahore’s sewage have been discovered to be carrying poliovirus for two consecutive months, media reports claimed on

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