BARA, 7 November:Another polio case has been reported in Khyber tribal agency. Agency health officials confirmed to TNN that polio virus was found in ten-month old Ramala of Kam Shalman area of Tehsil Landi Kotal.
This is the twelfth case reported during the current year in Fata. With this new case, the total number of countrywide polio cases has surged to 39 . Fifteen cases of polio have been reported in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa during this year.
Pakistan and Afghanistan are the only two countries in the world where the crippling diseases has not been rooted out so far.