Another case of poliovirus came to light in Punjab. The child is over 3 years old, while he belongs to the Layyah district of Punjab.
According to the report, the virus has affected both the hands and feet of the child. Doctors say the virus is being identified in a child.
Punjab Polio Program in-charge Sindh Irshad said that it was unfortunate that a new case came to light.
He further said that polio virus was spreading in the province. Monthly polio campaigns aim to eradicate polio. On this occasion, he appealed to the parents and said that the parents are requested to cooperate with the polio teams and get vaccinated in every campaign.
It should be noted that after the arrival of new cases, the number of polio cases in Punjab has increased to 14. As of Thursday, November 12, there are 81 children infected with polio across Pakistan