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The end of polio?

India has become the latest nation to rid itself of polio with no new cases being reported there since January 2011.

170m children were immunised over the weekend in the biggest drive of its kind in the world.

Medical correspondent Fergus Walsh reports from Delhi while the BBC's Mark Lobel gives the view from Nigeria which is one of the country's still badly affected by the disease.

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