Over 300 children, adolescents die every day from AIDS-related causes: Unicef
World AIDS Day celebrated every year all over the world. The main motto behind celebrating the day is to raise public awareness about AIDS regarding modes of transmission of HIV and advising people to seek scanning and treatment services at the HIV Centers.
Over 300 children, adolescents die every day from AIDS related causes- UNICEF Pakistan.
"In Pakistan, a joint United Nations team led the investigation into the HIV outbreak earlier this year in Larkana district of Sindh. Unsafe injection practices were identified as the main cause of the outbreak. Since then, around 37,000 people have been tested and 1,158 were found infected.
Unfortunately, 80 per cent of the infected are children under 13 year of age".
Islamabad :Some 320 children and adolescents died every day from AIDS-related causes in 2018, says Unicef’s annual statistical update on children, HIV and AIDS, released ahead of the World…