A nationwide anti-polio campaign of varied durations began in selected parts of the country.
In Punjab, more than seven million children will be administrated polio vaccine in twelve highly sensitive districts during the campaign.The districts include Lahore, Sheikhupura, Bahawalpur, Dera Ghazi Khan, Multan, Muzafargarh, Rajanpur, Rahim Yar Khan, Layyah, Faisalabad, Rawalpindi and Attock.

According to Khyber Pakhtunkhwa health department, more than four point six million children up to five years of age will be administered anti-polio drops in eighteen districts of the province.In Sindh, polio campaign begins in all districts of Karachi and eighteen districts of interior Sindh where over seven million children under five years of age will be administered polio vaccine.

Similarly in Baluchistan, three day anti-polio campaign is being launched in fifteen districts where more than 1.3 million children will be given polio drops.