JAMRUD, September 17: A resident of Jamrud area of Khyber Agency has refused to vaccinate his children against polio till reconstruction of his destroyed house.
Misal Khan, while addressing a press conference here at Jamrud Press Club, said that his house was destroyed during military operation in 2013. He said that his house would be used as polio center which was targeted by militants. He said that the political administration had promised reconstruction of his house but later reneged on it.
“Four years have passed but the administration seems unwilling to reconstruct it despite promise,” he said. He threatened that he would not vaccinate his children unless the administration reconstruct his house.