Two polio cases surface in Lakki Marwat
PESHAWAR: Two fresh polio cases have been detected in Lakki Marwat district of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.
Emergency Operation Center (EOC) has reported that an 18-month-old child from Tehsil Bithani has been tested positive for polio virus. Blood sample of the child were sent to laboratory on Jan 22, it said.
ECO said a nine-month-old baby girl was tested positive for polio virus from Lakki Marwat’s Tehsil Sarai Noorang. Blood sample of the baby child were sent to laboratory on Jan 23, it said.
Polio authorities said the number of total polio cases in KP has climbed to six in 2020.