Pakistani activist and youngest Nobel laureate Malala Yousafzai warned that atleast 20 million girls may never return to schools again even after the global Covid-19 crisis is over.

She said this On Friday while Speaking at a side event of the UN General Assembly that Covid-19 had been striking setback to our collective goals which we are working hard to reach ,On education alone, 20 million more girls may never go back to the classroom when this crisis ends (and) the global education funding gap has already increased to $200 billion per year,” she said.