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Bangladesh receives WHO polio free certification

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Bangladesh receives WHO polio free certification. Photo: Star
Bangladesh receives WHO polio free certification. Photo: Star

Bangladesh received the WHO (World Health Organization) Certificate as a Polio free country.

The Deputy High Commissioner of Bangladesh to Mumbai, India, Samina Naz received this certificate from the Governor of Maharashtra K Sankaranarayanan in a programme held in Darbar Hall of Raj Bhavan, Mumbai on Saturday.

The programme was jointly organized by the government of Maharashtra, WHO, Aditya Birla Group and Rotary International, said a Foreign Ministry press release today.

Bangladesh has been declared as one of the ten South Asian Polio free countries and certified by WHO.

Published: 5:45 pm Sunday, May 04, 2014

Last modified: 7:58 pm Sunday, May 04, 2014

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