District administration to monitor polio campaign

General Karachi

KARACHI: Chief Secretary Sindh Raja Muhammad Abbas has asked the Districts Management Officers to strongly support and monitor the forthcoming polio campaign, scheduled in Sindh from 17 to 19 Dec 2012.

He was addressing an important meeting entitled’’ District Management on Preparedness and Implementation of Polio Campaign in Sindh”, Monday morning, which was jointly chaired by him and federal coordinator for polio campaign Dr. Azra Pechuho.

The meeting reviewed the progress of the campaign, throughout the province, including all sensitive areas. It was decided that the ACR Annual Confidential Reports of the Distt. Health Officers will be inscribed by the respective Deputy Commissioner, subject to their performance.

It may be mentioned that a control room has been set up in Sindh Secretariat. Dr Nasimul Ghani Sehto Additional Secretary I& C SGACD would monitor it and Dr Shaikh of Health Deptt would manage it.

Dr. Azra advised all concerned officers and employees to successfully complete this task in the greater national interest.
IG Sindh Fayyaz Laghari, who also attended the meeting, assured that sufficient security services shall be accorded to this effect. Accordingly, a meeting for security arrangements is to be held in Home Deptt. Sindh, Tuesday, 11th Dec.