80 million children at risk of measles, polio as vaccines disrupted - WHO, UNICEF

Credit: Reuters India- Published on May 22, 2020
Some 80 million children worldwide could be at risk of vaccine-preventable diseases like diphtheria, measles and polio due to disruption of routine immunisation during the COVID-19 pandemic, U.N. agencies and the GAVI vaccine alliance said on Friday.
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