Another polio case reported in Miranshah, North Waziristan in Pakistan.

A new case of polio in a child in Miranshah has been reported by health authorities. The total number of cases of polio in this area so far this year has reached 46 cases.

Travellers in these areas should be aware of the risk of exposure to polio virus and ensure that their childhood vaccinations, including polio, are up-to-date prior to travelling.

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