63,000 in North East: HIV Positive Cases: Report

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Report: 63,000 in North East: HIV Positive Cases. According to a report released on Wednesday by the National AIDS Control Organization (NACO), about 21.17 lakh people are HIV-positive in India, whereas in the North-East about 63,000 people are suffering from HIV.

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According to a report released on Wednesday by the National AIDS Control Organization (NACO), about 21.17 lakh people are HIV-positive in India, whereas in the North-East about 63,000 people are suffering from HIV.

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This report was presented by the National AIDS Control Organization (NACO) during the North-Eastern Regional Review Meeting. The meeting was held at the State Convention Center, Shillong.

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According to NACO data, 6.54% of 21.17 lakh people are under the age of 15 years, whereas HIV transmission in women is approximately 40.5%.
In the northeast, there are 1.15% HIV prevalence among people in Manipur, followed by Mizoram and Nagaland with 0.80% and 0.78%.

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