Nepal: First country to eliminate Trachoma

Nepal became the 1st country in south-east Asia to eliminate Trachoma. Trachoma is a kind of chlamydial infection that happens due to unclean water supply & lack of hygiene and spreads through contact with nose, throat or eye of infected person. Nepal government took important measures like providing incentives to districts & local communities to build latrines in order to improve sanitation

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