India: Portal to create awareness on Hepatitis C launched

Hyderabad, March 23:  Asian Institute of Gastroenterology (AIG) has launched a portal to create awareness on Hepatitis C.

This was formally launched by E S L Narasimhan, Governor, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana, at a function here on Monday.

Speaking on the occasion, D Nageshwar Reddy, Chairman of AIG, said out of an estimated 150 million people affected by Hepatitis C in the world, 15 million were from India.

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