It has been 24 years since former prime minister of Pakistan Benazir Bhutto administered an oral polio vaccine to her daughter, Aseefa Bhutto, to launch the first campaign to eradicate polio in the country. At that time, there were an estimated 22,000 cases of polio in Pakistan.
A polio team worker administering polio drops to a child. (Supplied)
Near complete eradication
Dr Akram Shah is Director EPI of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. (Supplied)
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Polio team on their way to administered polio drops to children in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. (Supplied)