The World Health Organisation said Tuesday that Bhutan and the Maldives have eliminated measles, becoming the first countries in their region to stop the highly contagious disease. File photo: AP The World Health Organisation said Tuesday that Bhutan and the Maldives have eliminated measles, becoming the first countries in their region to stop the highly contagious disease. File photo: AP
The World Health Organisation said Tuesday that Bhutan and the Maldives have eliminated measles, becoming the first countries in their region to stop the highly contagious disease. File photo: AP

WHO: Maldives and Bhutan’s elimination of measles a ‘momentous’ achievement

The World Health Organisation said Tuesday that Bhutan and the Maldives have eliminated measles, becoming the first countries in their region to stop the highly contagious disease. File photo: AP The World Health Organisation said Tuesday that Bhutan and the Maldives have eliminated measles, becoming the first countries in their region to stop the highly contagious disease. File photo: AP
The World Health Organisation said Tuesday that Bhutan and the Maldives have eliminated measles, becoming the first countries in their region to stop the highly contagious disease. File photo: AP
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