Fighting polio and conspiracies – BBC News

In Pakistan, the first nationwide polio vaccination campaign since the start of the coronavirus pandemic is underway. Pakistan and neighbouring Afghanistan are the only two countries in the world yet to eliminate wild polio – after Nigeria was declared free from the disease last month. But efforts by health workers in Pakistan have been hampered not only by Covid-19, but also by conspiracy theories. Secunder Kermani reports from Peshawar.

Please subscribe HERE

About the author

Comments

  1. Is this the future of Britain , after seeing such moronic behaviour in London today , I despair people who have lived lives free from most childhood ailments , many with the danger of death , are now rejecting medicine on the advice of men who believe in a lizard overlord,
    For Petes sake look at the people you are following

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *