Monkeypox can be fatal for children as compared to Covid: AIIMS1 min read . Updated: 16 Jul 2022, 07:34 AM IST
- Over 6,000 cases of monkeypox and three deaths have been reported from across 60 countries since the beginning of the year.
With the first case of monkeypox in WHO South-East Asia Region reported from India, AIIMS' Department of Medicine Additional Professor Piyush Ranjan on 15 July assured that there is no reason to worry, but cautioned that it can be fatal for children as compared to the covid virus.
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