World Polio Day 2021: Cases Across the Globe and Where India Stands | Facts And Significance, Explained | Watch Video

This disease is the most severe symptoms of paralysis which can lead to permanent disability, difficulty breathing and sometimes can also cause death. Every year we witness 24th October as World Polio Day across the globe.

Published: October 24, 2021 7:30 AM IST

By Video Desk

World Polio Day 2021 : Polio also called as poliomyelitis is a life-threatening viral illness that spreads through contaminated food and water and affects only human beings. This disease is the most severe symptoms of paralysis which can lead to permanent disability, difficulty in breathing and sometimes can also cause death. Every year we witness 24th October as World Polio Day across the globe. This day is celebrated to raise awareness for polio vaccination and eradication of polio. In this video, we will give you a brief explanation on what is Polio. Watch video.

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Published Date: October 24, 2021 7:30 AM IST