Wednesday, Nov 26, 2014

Amitabh Bachchan happy with polio eradication from India

Big B was appointed as the ambassador in 2005 and has since fronted their polio eradication programme successfully. Big B was appointed as the ambassador in 2005 and has since fronted their polio eradication programme successfully.
Press Trust of India | Mumbai | Posted: July 20, 2014 3:08 pm

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan, who is the goodwill ambassador for polio UNICEF campaign, is happy that the disease is finally eradicated from India.

Big B was appointed as the ambassador in 2005 and has since fronted their polio eradication programme successfully.
“Polio eradicated from India.. An 8 year campaign with the UNICEF ambassadorship! Feel such accomplishment and joy!,” Bachchan posted on Twitter.

India was declared polio free by WHO (World Health Organization) earlier this year.

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