The legend of Bollywood Amitabh Bachchan has lent his support to build a bright India. The `Do Boond Zindagi Ke` campaign is possibly the best known. The polio eradication campaign by the Government of India has been successful and the actor recently posted about his happiness on Twitter.
The actor wrote: T 1550 - Polio eradicated from India .. an 8 year campaign with the UNICEF ambassadorship ! Feel such accomplishment and joy !
A couple of months back WHO declared India as a polio free country. Even the polio endemic states like Bihar and UP have not reported any new case of polio for three consecutive years now.
All India include Bachachan also to be pride about the stong drive initiated about half a century ago has become fruitful after so long.
Bangladesh, Bhutan, North Korea, Thailand, Indonesia, the Maldives and Myanmar are the other counties which were given polio-free certificates by WHO