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Imran hosts polio workers who risked snow and extreme weather to vaccinate children

By WebDesk, BOL News

11th February, 2019

Imran hosts polio workers who risked snow and extreme weather to vaccinate children

Monday 11th February, 2019

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan hosted polio workers from Swat, who went viral on social media for doing their jobs in extremely cold weather, at PM office Islamabad.

PM Imran Khan appreciated and paid rich tribute to polio workers.

The polio workers had won the hearts of millions online across Pakistan and around the world after their snow video went viral on online.

 

Polio workers

#SalamPolioWorker become a top twitter trend on after video of polio worker Inamullah making his way at -13 degree Celsius in over 4 feet snow-covered mountainous area to perform his duty went viral.

Polio worker

Although the walk was difficult for him – but was his courage and commitment for his job which is perhaps motivating him to move forward.

Polio workers have been the backbone of Pakistan’s fight against the crippling polio virus. They continue to work throughout the year despite challenging circumstances.

Polio worker

Polio workers in Pakistan travel long distances to ensure that every single child is protected from this menace, no matter where they live in Pakistan.


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