25 cases of polio in Pakistan this year

So far, there have been 25 cases of polio reported in four provinces, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (10 cases), Balochistan (3 cases), Federally Administered Tribal Areas (8 cases), and Sindh (4 cases).

Advice

While the risk of exposure for most travellers is low, travellers in any country that reports cases of polio can reduce their risk of exposure to polio virus by ensuring that their childhood vaccinations, including polio, are up-to-date prior to travelling.