Karachi- The second phase of anti-polio campaign was conducted in the sensitive areas of Karachi today. According to the Sindh health department, polio drops were administered to those children who were missed out last Sunday. Meanwhile, motorcycle riding was banned in 24 union councils of Karachi till six in the evening for security reasons. Around 5000 Rangers and Police officers were deployed in these areas.
The areas where the second phase of anti-polio campaign was conducted include Gujro UC-4, Sinogul UC-5, Manghopir UC-8 of Guddap Town, Pehalwan Goth UC-10, Metroville UC-11, Gulzar Hijri UC-12, Safora Goth UC-13, Baldia Town’s Naal Abadi UC-4, Mominabad UC-1 of Orangi Town, Baloch Goth UC-13, Haryana Colony UC-2, and several UCs of SITE town, Bin Qasim Town, Landhi Town, Sadar Town and Gulberg Town.