Anti-polio driver underway in Karachi
Authorities on Sunday kicked off one-day anti-polio vaccination driver in 25 union councils of Karachi, announcing ban on pillion-riding till this evening.
The ban will remain effective from 8am to 6pm today in the union councils declared ‘sensitive’.
Officials said health workers are being given security by police and Rangers in all the areas during today’s immunization drive.
The 24 union councils include Gadap Town’s UC-4 Gujro, UC-5 Snowgul and UC-8 Manghopir; Gulshan-e-Iqbal’s UC-10 Pahalwan Goth, UC-11 Metroville, UC-12 Gulzar Hijri and UC-13 Safoora Goth; Baldia Town’s UC-1 Gulshan-e-Ghazi, UC-2 Ittehad Town, UC-3 Islamnagar and UC-4 Naalabadi; Orangi Town’s UC-1 Mominabad, UC-13 Baloch Goth and UC-2 Haryana Colony; Site Town’s UC-7 Banaras, UC-8 Qasba Colony and UC-9 Islamia Colony; Bin Qasim’s UC-2 Rehri Goth, UC-3 Bhains Colony and UC-4 Quaidabad; Landhi Town’s UC-1 Muzaffarabad and UC-2 Muslimabad, Saddar Town’s UC-9 Civil Lines; and, Gulberg Town’s UC-8 Shafiq Mahal.
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