Peshawar- One day anti-polio drive to administer polio drops to the children below age five was initiated in Peshawar today.

According to sources, 4260 teams were arranged to inoculate polio drops to at least 754,000 children in 97 union councils (UC).

Moreover, the administration has ensured the security of polio workers by deploying 7000 police officials whereas section-144 was also imposed.

“Over 7.5 lakh children below the age of five years were administered polio drops. Some 4,000 polio workers are participating in the drive”, an official said.

District administration has made tight security arrangements and banned motorcycle riding for the whole day.