First polio case of 2017 surfaces in Lodhran

First polio case of 2017 surfaces in Lodhran

LAHORE: The first polio case of 2017 has surfaced from Lodhran in Punjab. The affected child is a four-month-old boy.

Although the child has been immunised four times, he contracted the disease.   

Pakistan is among the only three polio-endemic countries in the world, the other two being Afghanistan and Nigeria.

 

First polio case of 2017 surfaces in Lodhran was posted in pakistan of Geo TV - https://www.geo.tv on February 17, 2017 and was last updated on February 17, 2017. This news story is related to Boy, Child, First Case, Geo News, Geo Pakistan, Immunised, Latest News, Months, Polio, Polio Drops, Punjab, Surfaces, Lodhran. Permanent link to the news story "First polio case of 2017 surfaces in Lodhran" is https://www.geo.tv/latest/131411-First-polio-case-of-2017-surfaces-in-Lodhran.