PRO/EDR> Poliomyelitis update (07): Pakistan (KP)

Polio — Pakistan
Six more polio cases have surfaced in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, after which the 2019 tally in the province has mounted to 97.
The Health Ministry said the new cases, 4 girls and 2 boys, have emerged from Lakki Marwat and Torghar districts. As the samples of the affected children were taken in December 2019, therefore, the tally will be counted in the 2019 cases. The overall 2019 toll in the country stands at 141 after emergence of fresh polio cases. This has made 2019 one of the worst years for