An infectious disease caused by a bacterium
There are about 2 million new cases each year
India accounts for nearly one third of prevalent cases globally.
It kills nearly 500,000 people in India each year.
Each day, 20,000 get infected and 5,000 develop the disease
Each year 18 lakh people develop it, of whom 8 Lakh are infectious
More women die due to it, than all causes of maternal mortality put together (India has one of the highest maternal mortality rate in the world and every 5 minutes a woman dies due to childbirth).
This disease is Tuberculosis
Sray got it right.
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