Islamabad, December 19, 2012 (PPI-OT): Dr. Fehmida Mirza Speaker and Faisal Karim Kundi, Deputy Speaker, National Assembly have strongly condemned attacks on anti-Polio Field Workers in Karachi and Peshawar.
In their separate statements, Speaker and Deputy Speaker expressed their profound grief and sorrow over the killing of female anti Polio field workers. They said that anti-polio field workers were working for safeguarding the children from crippling disease and they are true heroes.
They said the elements involved in killing of anti polio vaccinators were the enemies of humanity and country. They said that federal and provincial governments should provide foolproof security to the personnel involved in this noble cause and bring the culprits involved in the killings to justice. They prayed Almighty Allah to rest the departed souls in eternal peace and sympathized with the bereaved families.
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Karamat Hussain Niazi
National Assembly of Pakistan
Parliament House, Islamabad
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