The anti-polio campaign was halted amid protests by public health workers in Karachi’s several Union Councils (UCs).
In details, the Sindh government has launched a week-long anti-polio campaign in 21 Sindh districts to vaccinate more than 6.5 million children under five years old in the province.Anti-polio drives stopped in UC after HW protests.
The Sindh government has announced the move following reports of poliovirus in Malirgoth.Anti-polio drives stopped in UC after HW protests.
A week-long anti-polio campaign cannot begin in many of the metropolitan UCs. Amid health and medical workers protesting across Sindha for health risk subsidies, OPD and routine services have been suspended in government hospitals across Sindh.
Earlier, the Sindh government decided to launch a week-long anti-polio campaign to vaccinate more than 6.5 million children under five from October 24.
The decision was made by the provincial working group at the Anti-Polio Movement Conference, chaired by Health Minister Azra Pechuho.
and also has a brigade commander deputy commander Representatives of the World Health Organization (WHO) and others also participated.