More polio cases in Pakistan

Another case of polio has been reported in an infant from Urmarh Bala area of Peshawar. Of the 13 cases registered this year in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, 8 were recorded in Peshawar. The total number of polio cases registered throughout the country is now 28.

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Pakistan continues to report the most cases of polio in the world. 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.

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