Pakistan polio snapshot – May 2019

Update on polio eradication efforts in Pakistan for May 2019

In May 

  • 9 new cases of wild poliovirus cases were reported in May 2019.
  • 1.07 million children were vaccinated during the May Case Response Campaigns.
  • 1.4 million children were vaccinated at 408 Permanent Transit Points.

Related News

   25/10/2022
We are close to making polio the second human disease to be eradicated, but what will it take to finally consign this killer disease to the history books?
   18/10/2022
More than 3000 scientists and health experts from 115 countries urge the world to fully fund eradication strategy following resurgence of disease
   10/10/2022
“Rarely have I seen such commitment and dedication as I have seen in Pakistan.”