Anti-polio campaign kicked off in Khyber Agency
By Shamsul-Amin Pirzada
KHYBER AGENCY: The health department in Khyber agency launched a week-long anti polio vaccination campaign,officials said on Monday.
Agency surgeon doctor Niaz Afridi told reporter that a special polio vaccination drive has been started in Khyber Agency.He said that 2,21000 children in Landikotal,Bara and Jamrud tehsils were the traget to administer polio drops in the coming seven days.He said 750 mobile teams have already sent to fields to administer polio drops in door to door campaign
.He said Pakistan army and Khyber Agency Khasadars and levies personnel were providing security to the health teams.