polio

PESHAWAR: A one-year toddler in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa’s Lakki Marwat has tested positive for polio virus, making it the first confirmed case of the year 2020. The Polio Emergency Operation Center’s report stated that the National Institute of Health confirmed polio virus in the child after results from his stool samples returned. Reportedly, the child was given

Punjab govt all set to revive village headmen system

LAHORE: The Punjab government is all set to initiate dialogue and consultation with different stakeholders onboard to strengthen and modernise the centuries-old numberdari (village headman) system. Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Central Punjab President Ejaz Ahmad Chaudhry has proposed the government to hold a convention of numberdars from across Punjab to gather their input to further enhance the