polio in Pakistan

Karachi has highest rate of polio vaccine refusal in country, experts say

KARACHI: Highlighting Pakistan`s polio-related challenges, experts at a session held on 22nd February 2024 identified vaccine hesitancy as a significant barrier to the immunisation coverage, particularly in Karachi, a city with the highest refusal rate for polio vaccination in the country. The problem, it was pointed out, had more to do with people`s attitudes than literacy levels. The experts were…


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