Published On: Mon, Dec 30th, 2013
Published in Category: Islamabad

Distt Admin to set up permanent anti-Polio camps on entry ways

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RAWALPINDI: District Administration (Distt Admin) has decided to establish permanent polio camps on the entry and exist ways of district to vaccinate the children entering from Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP).

Details said, this decision has been taken following the directions of provincial government to control the polio virus from spreading in the district. Camps will be established on 16 spots of the district including bus terminals.

For vaccination, volunteers will be hired from Civil Defense and other departments and every volunteer will be given Rs 7500 per month in regard of their services.

These volunteers will vaccinate the children entering from different entry ways into district from KPK which will prevent the virus from spreading in Punjab.

Sources said, Distt Admin will formally inaugurate these camps on January 01, 2013.
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