Islamabad - Two new type-1 polio cases surfaced on Wednesday, which increased the count for polio cases of the year to a new high of 212.

Mafia, 12-month-old female child, and Adil, 30-month-old male child, were identified as the polio victims.

Both are residents of Khyber Agency. Out of a total of 212 cases, 141 surfaced in FATA, 43 in Khyber Pakhtunkhawa, 19 in Sindh, three in Punjab and six cases were reported from Balochistan.