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1.2 lakh children and adolescents between 0-19 age groups in India are HIV positive

1.2 lakh children and adolescents between 0-19 age groups in India are HIV positive

According to a report by UNICEF, there are more than 120,000 children and adolescents between the age group of 0-19 were living with HIV in India in 2017, the highest percentage in overall South Asia. In Pakistan the number was 5,800, in Bangladesh, it was less than 1,000. The report suggests that the world is far from tackling AIDS and by 2030, every day, 80 adolescents will die of AIDS if the precautions are not taken.

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