Islamabad - Two new type-1 polio cases were confirmed by National Institute of Health on Friday.

The victims included an 18-month-old female child from village Akka Khel, Bara, and 8-month-old female child from Wana, South Waziristan Agency. Both the children were not vaccinated against the disease.

The total number of cases during the current year has risen to 209 with FATA, 138, KP, 43, Sindh, 19, Punjab, 03 and Balochistan, 06.