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World Bank approves funds for developing nations to fight coronavirus | Oneindia News

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World Bank approves funds for developing nations to fight coronavirus | Oneindia News

World Bank approves funds for developing nations to fight coronavirus | Oneindia News

The World Bank has approved an initial $1.9 billion in emergency funds for coronavirus response operations in 25 developing countries.

The largest share of this financial assistance will go to India that is $1 bn to support better screening for the virus, contact tracing and laboratory diagnostics; pay for personal protective equipment; and set up new isolation wards for those infected.

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