Cholera outbreak spreading like wildfire in Yemen

March 27, 2019

The recent outbreak of Cholera in Yemen is spreading like wildflowers in the country as major number of people including children is being affected with the disease. Children make up more than a third of the new cases and the children who are malnourished are likely to be more affected on contact and also die from Cholera. The outbreak has been spreading in the country in an alarming rate and at least 1000 children are being affected by it every day in Yemen. It is not only the poor sanitation conditions that are to be blamed but the prolonged war has just created the perfect conditions for it to spread rapidly.