COVID-19: Indian children orphaned by the pandemic | DW News

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While children are unlikely to fall severely ill from the novel coronavirus, they’re fast becoming secondary victims of the virus in India. Lost family members and finances are creating orphans and plunginging vulnerable youth into humanitarian crises.

UNICEF’s India representative Dr Yasmin Haque explains why children are heavily impacted by the COVID crisis in India and what must be done to help them.

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