No cases of polio reported for three years in India

India is celebrating it's third year anniversary of no new polio cases, which is a huge accomplishment for global health.

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    Pakistan wishes to learn from India's victory against polio -

    Pakistan is one of the few remaining countries in the world where polio is endemic. The country is now looking to India to figure out how to eradicate the disease.

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    Eradicating polio: Cases in India since 1980

    This graph from the World Health Organization shows the decline in polio cases in India during the last 30 years. 

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    'India's victory important milestone in eliminating polio'

    This article explains how polio is still affecting other countries around the world.

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    How India became polio-free

    If you're wondering how India eradicated polio, read this article.

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    Ending Polio In India Gives Us Hope That We Can Cure Other Vicious Diseases

    This inspirational blog also includes a list of facts about polio.

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    India is Polio Free

    Start with this blog to find out why this accomplishment is important.

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    India passes major milestone in fight against polio

    Another good source to start with is this video.

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    India Manages to Free Itself of Polio

    This graph compares the number of cases of polio in the four countries where the disease has been most widespread during the past 10 years. 

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    India set to be declared polio free, last case reported 3 years ago

    Find out what the eradication of polio means to the family of Rukhsar, a five-year-old girl who is the last reported polio victim in India. This link includes an article and a video, though a portion of the video is in Hindi.

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    Why oral polio vaccination must for India-bound Pakistanis

    Now that India is polio-free, the country is taking further steps to prevent future cases of polio.

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