The rising quantity of mucormycosis or murky fungus cases has afflicted experts in India. This has befell even because the country strive against s a lethal wave of the Covid pandemic.
Many states contain declared the disease a virus. They’re also reporting a severe shortage of equipment which can perchance well be archaic to contend with murky fungus.
The an infection impacts the sinuses, the brain and the lungs and can merely additionally be lifestyles-threatening in diabetic or severely immunocompromised folks, equivalent to cancer patients or those with HIV/AIDS.
Video by BBC Marathi’s Pravin Thakare and Sharad Badhe