QUETTA    -   Zhob Deputy Commissioner (DC) Muhammad Ramzan Pa­lal has said that eradication of polio was the district admin­istration’s responsibility and priority. He expressed these views while interacting with po­lio teams during the anti-polio campaign on Wednesday.

The DC, on the occasion, said that parents should get their children vaccinated against po­lio virus to protect them from life-long disability. 

During the campaign, thou­sands of children up to five years of age will be administered anti-polio drops in the district. 

He said that strict security arrangements had been made throughout the district to avoid any untoward incident. 

The DC said that eradication of polio from Pakistan was a na­tional cause, urging parents to cooperate with the teams visit­ing their homes.