Connect with us

Pakistan

Sewage samples reveal presence of poliovirus in 7 cities

Published

on

  • Federal authorities confirm presence of the poliovirus in seven cities.
  • Sewage samples were collected to test the presence of polio virus.
  • North Waziristan confirms 13 cases of polio.

Following the collection of environmental samples from various cities in Pakistan, federal authorities confirmed the presence of the poliovirus in seven cities.

According to authorities, the poliovirus has been detected in four Khyber Pakhtunkhwa cities. Sewage samples from Peshawar, Bannu, Nowshera, and Swat were collected for testing.

Polio has also been found in sewage samples from Islamabad and Rawalpindi.

Federal officials have reported 13 confirmed cases of polio in North Waziristan and one in Laki Marwat.

The results of several other cities where environmental samples for polio were collected have yet to be released.

Continue Reading
Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Pakistan

IBO in Dera Ismail Khan District: Armed Forces Remove Renowned Terrorist

Published

on

By

Security forces carried out an intelligence-driven operation in the Dera Ismail Khan District. During the operation, there was a fierce gunfight between the own troops and terrorists, which resulted in the extermination of terrorist Muhammad Sohail, who continued to actively engage in terrorist acts against law enforcement agencies and the targeted killing of innocent civilians. A sanitization operation is currently underway in the area to eradicate any additional terrorists that may have been discovered there. The local community has expressed gratitude for the operation and their unwavering support in the fight against terrorism.

Continue Reading

Latest News

Promoting Mother Languages: Int’l Mother Language Day Being Observed Today

Published

on

By

All around the world, including Pakistan, today is International Mother Language Day. “Multilingual education is a pillar of intergenerational learning” is this year’s topic for the day.

Numerous events have been planned to honor the day and emphasize the value of Pakistan’s regional languages.

Continue Reading

Latest News

Foreign Nationals’ Repatriation: Thus Far, 493,648 Afghans Have Left Pakistan

Published

on

By

Afghans and other undocumented foreign people are still being returned to their country of origin in a courteous and secure way.

493,648 Afghan people who entered the country illegally have returned home so far.

Continue Reading

Trending