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80,000-180,000 health workers may have died from Covid by May 2021: WHO

80,000-180,000 health workers may have died from Covid by May 2021: WHO

  • A WHO paper estimated that out of the world's 135 million health staff between 80,000 to 180,000 health and care workers could have died from Covid-19
  • WHO chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said health care workers needed to be immunised against the disease first, as he slammed the global inequity in the vaccine roll-out
By AFP ·