PNG polio outbreak reaches 25 cases
2 December, 2018, 12:36 am
The number of confirmed polio cases in Papua New Guinea has risen to 25.
The Polio Eradication Organisation said three new cases were reported last week in East Sepik and Enga provinces.
Since the outbreak was first discovered in Morobe in June, one child has died.
A nationwide vaccination campaign supported by the World Health Organisation is underway.