Coronavirus Children Infection: The second wave of coronavirus is also wreaking havoc on children and youth. While the elderly and people suffering from serious diseases are considered to be at higher risk of coronavirus. Most of the children infected with coronavirus in the country are school-college-going students. Whereas most children under the age of five have been affected by the epidemic through their families. Most states affected by Corona have closed schools and colleges again. Coaching places have also been banned.
According to data from the Union Ministry of Health, 79,688 children in 5 states have been infected with the corona virus in the last one month. At present, there is no special vaccine for children in the world. The trial of the AstraZeneca vaccine on children has been stopped in the UK. After vaccine in the European Union, 7 people have died due to blood clotting.
In Maharashtra, 60,684 children have been infected with the Corona virus between March 1 and April 4. Of these, 9882 children are under 5 years of age. In Chhattisgarh, 5940 children have been infected with corona, out of which 922 are below five years of age. In Karnataka, 7327 children have come in the grip of epidemic during this period, of which 871 are younger than five years. In UP (Uttar Pradesh), 3004 children have been infected with corona in a month, out of which 471 are in the age group of less than five years.
In the UK, people under the age of 30 will get a second option of vaccine due to the concern of blood clotting. A UK health committee has recommended that youth aged 18 to 29 should get an alternative to the second corona vaccine instead of AstraZeneca. This has been suggested amid growing concerns of blood clotting after the corona vaccine. . The British Government’s Advisory Institute on Vaccine has made this recommendation.