Expired Polio & Load shedding, Tribal announced not to vaccinate their children.
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Expired Polio & Load shedding, Tribal announced not to vaccinate their children.

Peshawar : Pakistan | Jun 15, 2012 at 8:58 PM PDT
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A nurse vaccinates a child against polio

Shahkai, Polio teams give Expired polio vaccine in tribal area of Pakistan, a polio vaccine campaign that starts yesterday in south Wazirstan.

According to local sources Teams vaccinated the 3600 children under five years in first day of the campaign at Tehsil Shahkai area of South Wazirstan.

After the vaccination some children get down and their parent complained to the teams, when the local community checks the Polio drops it’s been expired, local community complained to the political administration of the South Wazirstan area.

The Local community of the Tehsil Shagai anger on the issue of expired vaccine gives to their children and they announce boycott from the Polio Campaign.

According to sources in north Wazirstan Tribal elders of 18 villages in Razmak, decided not to administer anti-polio drops to children in protest against the suspension of power supply to the area.

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musarrat ullah jan is based in Peshawar, North West Frontier, Pakistan, and is a Reporter for Allvoices.
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