Polio — Philippines
The Department of Health (DOH) said that the 4th confirmed polio case in the country was a 3-year-old girl from Sultan Kudarat. Health Undersecretary Rolando Enrique Domingo said that the girl visited the Maguindanao province for a month but is actually a resident of Sultan Kudarat.
“It is uncertain where the virus came from in the 2 areas,” said Domingo in an interview. The health official also noted that the girl did not receive an oral polio vaccine.
Health Secretary Francisco Duque