Pakistan: Polio programme decides to implement IMB report  ReliefWeb

Source: DAWN Group of Newspapers Country: Pakistan Ikram Junaidi ISLAMABAD: After a delay of about seven months, Pakistan has finally decided to implement the recommendations of the Independent Monitoring Board (IMB) on polio to eradicate the virus of the crippling disease for good. The IMB’s 16th report, released in October 2018, stated that the Pakistan Polio Programme was fooling itself into thinking that it had made any progress at all since 2017 and suggested to eradicate the virus in the sewage because it (virus) could bounce back any time. “Just after my appointment, I decided to imp...

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English News and Press Release on Pakistan about Health, Children and Epidemic; published on 02 Jun 2019 by DawnEnglish News and Press Release on Pakistan about Health, Children and Epidemic; published on 02 Jun 2019 by Dawn

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