Coronavirus threatens to reverse progress in TB fight: WHO

By: AFP      Published: 07:20 PM, 14 Oct, 2020
Coronavirus threatens to reverse progress in TB fight: WHO

The novel coronavirus pandemic threatens to reverse global progress toward eliminating tuberculosis, the World Health Organization warned Wednesday.

"The Covid-19 pandemic threatens to unwind the gains made over recent years," WHO chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said, because it was drawing resources away from fighting TB