WEB DESK: Another polio case was confirmed in Peshawar taking the number of total polio cases from across the country this year to 40 , Aaj News reported.
Reports claim that the new polio victim is a one-and-a-half-year old, from the capital city of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.
Mean while, the three day polio immunization drive is underway in various districts across the country including Peshawar.
Sources state that the child was immunized with polio drops but still fell victim to the fatal disease.
This year 13 polio cases have been recorded from FATA and Tribal areas and 40 from across the country.