April 2021, Volume 71, Issue 4


One vector more than one infection: Can occur simultaneously

Rubina Naqvi

Vector borne diseases (VBD) are getting more and more attention over the last few years and World Health Organization (WHO) in association with local bodies are working to cut down morbidity and mortality associated with these diseases. According to WHO fact sheet VBD account for 17% of all infectious diseases, causing more than 0.7 million deaths per annum.1


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