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The New York City boroughs of Manhattan and Staten Island are the second and third areas in the state to declare eradication from the insect.
This past March, the eradication of the beetle from New Jersey was announced.
In the editorial (1) the authors enumerate the problems in Global Polio Eradication Initiative (GPEI), questioning/challenging some well known facts including the incidence of polio before 1988, they have conveniently forgotten many milestones in this process.
i) The authors start the article with identifying the problems faced in GPEI, followed by a paragraph on the need of strategic planning for any eradication initiative, giving an impression that the same was not done in PE.