Three days anti-polio drive postponed in Balochistan.
QUETTA -- Polio campaign in Balochistan Monday was postponed for a week after the boycott of Union Council (UC) medical officers on non-payment of dues.
According to details, the medical officers of UC-37 have boycotted the three day anti-polio drive which was to be initiated from Monday in the province.
Earlier, the doctors while doing a press conference demanded immediate payment of dues but no step was taken in this regard on which they refused to commence the anti-polio drive.
Besides this the owners of the vehicles used for polio workers transportation has also been not paid.
More than 4 lac children under five years of age were to be inoculated polio drops during the campaign.
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|Publication:||The Frontier Star (Northwest Frontier Province, Pakistan)|
|Date:||May 19, 2015|
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