chikungunya News

How mosquito vs mosquito can fight dengue

Two years on, experiment cited by Indian official clicks in Australia. Can India replicate the innovation?

Why chikungunya slips under dengue radar

Chikungunya spreads round the year and is as prevalent as dengue, NIV finds after redefining symptoms


‘Number of vector-borne diseases lesser in 2017 than previous few years in Chandigarh’

As per the statistics, there was no case of kala-azar, acute encephalitis syndrome and Japanese encephalitis in Chandigarh in the last few years.

Malaria, chikungunya continue to rise in Delhi

According to the report, of the total number of malaria cases, 63 of the affected people were residents of Delhi while the rest of the infection cases diagnosed here were traced to other states. Of the 153 cases of chikungunya, 12 were recorded last month, even as authorities gear up to combat its possible outbreak.

Delhi HC hints at setting committee to tackle dengue, chikungunya

The court asked all the local bodies to place before it their respective statutes to ascertain who can be held responsible for ensuring that the court's directions are complied with.

Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal calls review meeting on dengue, chikungunya on May 13

The meeting will also focus on the experience of the authorities in fighting the spread of dengue and chikungunya last year.


VIDEO: Let's unite in fight against mosquitoes, says Arvind Kejriwal on chikungunya outbreak

"If the people of Delhi can make the odd-even policy a success then they can also win the battle against chikungunya," said Kejriwal in a video message.

Delhi battles chikungunya: Six more die, toll rises to 11; AAP says 'let's rise above politics'

An 80-year-old patient named Mahendra Singh was the last to die at Indraprastha Apollo. Singh died due to multi organ failure triggered by chikungunya.

LG asks all to rise above political considerations to deal with dengue, chikungunya

Within hours of returning from United States in the afternoon, Jung, who also faced criticism for being away from the capital for ten days, held a high-level meeting to review the situation related to spread of vector-borne diseases.

'No death due to chikungunya': Delhi Heath Minister Satyendra Jain's bizzare replies on epidemic

"LG is issuing illegal orders, we can't even transfer a peon. LG is avenging people of Delhi because BJP only won three seats in Delhi," said Satyendra Jain.