Pakistan polio snapshot – December 2019

Update on polio eradication efforts in Pakistan for December 2019

In December

  • 40 million children were vaccinated during the December NID Campaigns.
  • 1.8 million children were vaccinated at 372 Permanent Transit Points.

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