Only govt polio certification acceptable: Dr Saghir


Karachi: Provincial Minister for Health Sindh Dr Sagheer Ahmed on Tuesday urged general public to obtain polio certificates from the government hospitals and Expended Program of Immunization (EPI) Centres to avoid travelling miseries.

He expressed these views during a meeting held at his office. Secretary Health Sindh Iqbal Hussain Durrani was also present.

The minister said reports were being received that some private hospitals were issuing polio certificates to people, which was totally illegal.

He said only the government hospitals and EPI Centers are authorized to issue polio certificates to public without any charges. He warned strict legal action against private hospitals that are found in this illegal activity.

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