Polio in Pakistan:We must eradicate it

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Polio in Pakistan: Rejecting, reforming and reasoning from Dawn.com on Vimeo.
Today extremists have shot dead five five health workers. Dawn.com reported:

The first incident occurred in Karachi’s Landhi area where unknown assailants opened fire upon a polio team, killing two female members of the team.
The second incident occurred in the Raja Tanvir Colony in Karachi’s Orangi Town area where another polio team was attacked by unknown gunmen.
We have to fight these animal. Otherwise, they will destroy our country. 

Polio cases have been detected in the poor localities of Karachi inhibited by Pakhtoons. NYT had reported:

Pashtuns account for 75 percent of Pakistan’s polio cases even though they are only 15 percent of the population. Wealthy children are safer because the virus travels in sewage, and their neighborhoods may have covered sewers and be less flood-prone.

 

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