Socio-Economic Impact of HIV and AIDS in Maharashtra 2004-2005 and 2006

31 Dec 2006


Maharashtra is one of the hard-hit  states in India as far as HIV and AIDS is concerned. The stete has been identified as one of the six HIV high-prevalence rates exceed 5 percent among antenatal women.The epidemic began with the high-risk groups, including commercial sex workers and their clients, but has now spread into the general population.