KARACHI – Targeting the Polio team continued in Karachi as one security personnel was killed today (Monday, January 19, 2015) due to firing on Polio team which caused postpone of campaign, PakistanTribe received media reports.
Polio team was once again attacked in Orangi Twon area od Karachi in which a police man was killed on the spot.
It was said that the polio campaign will be postponed for some days
However Additional Inspector General (AIG) Karachi has said that the polio team will be given full security and campaign will not be postponed.
A proposal was also given by AIG to Sindh government about pillion riding in Karachi during the three-day polio campaign as the threats for more attacks still exist.
In another report regarding Polio Campaign in Quetta, the campaign was started without concerned District Health Officer (DHO).
The newly appointed DHO had not appointed yet but the campaign was started without his official approval.
It was told that the DHO of Quetta was suspended and the new DHO Mr Aziz Ahmad Lehri was appointed who has not yet taken charge.
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