- Pakistan,Afghanistan fight together to eliminate polio virus: Governor Khyber Pakhtunkwa
Pakistan,Afghanistan Fight Together To Eliminate Polio Virus: Governor Khyber Pakhtunkwa
PESHAWAR, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 24th Oct, 2020 ) :Governor Khyber Pakhtunkwa , Shah Farman and Governor of Nangarhar province of Afghanistan Zia-ul-Haq Amarkhel on Saturday administered anti-polio drops among children at function held in connection with world polio day at Pak- Afghan Torkham border area.
Khyber Pakhtunkwa Health Minister,Taimur Saleem Jhagra was also present on the occasion.
Provincial governors of the two neighboring countries administered polio drops to children of both countries at the ceremony.
He said the purpose of anti-polio campaign at border areas showed that both countries have come together in fight against crippling virus and save future of children of both countries.
Shah Framan said that both countries have to fight together and support each others as it was questions of healthy future of children in the region.
He said that peaceful Afghanistan would boost economic and trade activities in the region.