Question :

World Health Network has declared which disease as a public health emergency?


A) H1N1
B) Monkeypox
C) Nipah Virus
D) Norovirus

Answer : B

Description :


The World Health Network (WHN), an independent coalition of scientists formed against the COVID-19 threat has declared the Monkeypox outbreak a public health emergency of global concern. The scientists have urged the World Health Organization (WHO) to make a formal declaration. Over 3,500 monkeypox cases have been confirmed in 58 countries across the world. The designation of Monkeypox as a public health emergency by WHO indicates that the outbreak is not limited to a single country or the region and should be addressed by immediate actions to prevent community transmission.


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