The variety of hepatitis sufferers throughout Punjab has elevated to greater than 29 lakhs.
In response to the doc obtained by Sama, solely 23 of the 217 clinics established in Punjab have PCR take a look at services.
In response to the doc, greater than 981,000 hepatitis PCR exams have been carried out in Punjab thus far. 62% of outbreaks are brought on by repeated use of a syringe.
There are greater than 76,000 hepatitis C sufferers in Punjab. A current screening revealed 138,000 hepatitis B sufferers.
Earlier solely 4 lakh sufferers of hepatitis B and C have been registered.