According to the #worldhealthorganization Pneumonia is the single largest infectious cause of death in children worldwide. Pneumonia killed 740 180 children under the age of 5 in 2019, accounting for 14% of all deaths of children under 5 years old but 22% of all deaths in children aged 1 to 5 years. In Pakistan Pneumonia killed more than 58,000 children under-five in 2018.