KASUR - A total of 582,109 children will be vaccinated during anti-polio campaign which will continue from May 23 to 26, said District Coordination Officer (DCO) Muhammad Shahid here at DHQ Hospital the other day.

The DCO said “210980 children in tehsil Kasur, 67861 children in tehsil Kot Radha Kishan, 143310 children in tehsil Chunian and 160138 children in Pattoki will be vaccinated during the campaign.”

He informed that 113 union councils’ in-charge and 240 area in-charge have been appointed while 1125 mobile teams, 1122 fixed teams and 50 transit teams have been formed to achieve the set target.

Later, the DCO also administered anti-polio drops to the children. The hospital MS Dr Shahnaz Naseem, Polio Campaign In-charge Dr Muhammad Khalid, DMS Dr Rizwan Sadiq, child specialist Dr Habibullah Baloch and WHO representative Dr Fateh Azmatullah were also present on the occasion.