LANDIKOTAL: A three-day anti-polio vaccination campaign will begin in Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) on Monday.
Total of 936,356 children below the age of 5 years will be vaccinated by 4384 teams: comprising 3990 mobile teams, 293 fixed teams and 101 transit teams.
Tight security measures have been taken to ensure security of polio teams.
Emergency Operation Centers (EOC), Coordinator FATA Muhammad Zubair Khan advised polio teams to “ensure vaccination of all under five years’ old children with focus on persistently missed and children on the move during anti polio campaign”.
He said “effective collaboration for the improvement in quality of campaigns, robust oversight of campaign monitoring and accountability are vital to keep zero polio case status of FATA”.