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Updated : 1 year, 4 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], Dec 8 (ANI): It is a rare dream which has come true for Suman, 6, and Shubham, 9, residents of a village in Bihar's Vaishali, who are undergoing treatment for polio at a hospital in Kolkata.
Updated : 1 year, 5 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], Oct 22 (ANI): An estimated 260 lakh babies are born every year in India of which 31.2 lakhs children are unable to complete full round of vaccination, according to the latest figures by Health Management Information System which compiles report card prepared by every sta
Updated : 1 year, 6 months ago IST
Islamabad [Pakistan], Oct 6 (ANI): The number of polio cases in Pakistan climbed to 72 this year with three new cases registered in Sindh, Balochistan and Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa, authorities said on Saturday.
Updated : 1 year, 7 months ago IST
Islamabad [Pakistan], Aug 28 (ANI): Facebook has blocked at least 31 accounts which were reportedly involved in spreading "propaganda" against polio vaccination in Pakistan.
Islamabad [Pakistan], Aug 26 (ANI): At least five more children were tested positive for poliovirus in Pakistan on Sunday.
Updated : 1 year, 8 months ago IST
Islamabad [Pakistan], Aug 7 (ANI): Pakistan has seen a drastic surge in polio cases this year, with five more children being affected with the virus in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.
Balochistan [Pakistan], Aug 3 (ANI): Another polio case has surfaced in Balochistan, with a five-month-old baby from Killa Abdullah falling prey to the virus this time.
Updated : 2 years, 1 month ago IST
Banda (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Mar 14 (ANI): A nine-month-old infant in Uttar Pradesh's Banda city died after allegedly consuming polio drops.
Lahore [Pakistan], Feb 20 (ANI): Pakistani actor Fawad Khan was booked after his family refused polio vaccination for his daughter on Wednesday.
Updated : 2 years, 2 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], Jan 25: The Ministry of Health has released a statement saying that the National Immunisation Day (NID) which was scheduled for February 3 has been postponed. The rescheduled date of NID will be convened soon.
Updated : 2 years, 6 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], Oct 5 (ANI): Ministry of Health and Family Welfare on Thursday refuted rumors being spread about virus being found in polio drops meant to be given to children up to five years and reassured that polio vaccines being used in India are safe and effective.
Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], Oct 4 (ANI): Paralysed by polio in one leg and shot by Taliban terrorists in another, Breshna Musazai is a living example of resilience.