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Delhi sees a dip in dengue cases

October 18, 2022 7:37 am

There were four cases of Chikungunya and 29 cases of Malaria reported last week.

Dona Ganguly diagnosed with chikungunya; know all about the viral disease

October 06, 2022 2:55 pm

Dona, the wife of former cricketer Sourav Ganguly, was admitted to a private hospital with fever, joint pain, and rashes.

Karnataka logs 1,189 cases of Chikungunya since January

August 25, 2022 12:51 pm

While there have been zero deaths due to Chikungunya, the data said that 781 villages in 30 districts of Karnataka have been affected due to the spread of the virus.

Pune sees spike in dengue fever, 50 cases confirmed in two weeks

July 19, 2022 11:33 am

Dengue fever is transmitted to humans through the bite of infected mosquitoes. The primary vectors that transmit the disease are Aedes aegypti mosquitoes and breeding occurs mainly through man-made containers, including buckets and discarded containers, officials said.

Chikungunya outbreak under control at Dehugaon: Officials

June 09, 2022 7:12 am

Dr Mahendra Jagtap, state entomologist, told The Indian Express that as many as 12 teams were included in the container surveys and fogging activity.

348 dengue cases in Maharashtra this year, Pune tops the list with 90

April 02, 2022 12:53 am

Last year, the state had registered 12,720 cases of dengue and 42 deaths while there were 2,526 cases of chikungunya. State entomologist Dr Mahendra Jagtap said that while vector-borne diseases are usually reported from July to December, the risk of dengue is there in areas that face water shortage.

7,000 dengue cases in Delhi; 5,000 just this month

November 23, 2021 5:14 pm

Delhi dengue cases: According to data collated by the MCDs, over 1,800 of these cases have been recorded over the past week alone.

Novel mosquito repelling molecule identified by CSIR team

November 18, 2021 9:15 am

During the Covid-19 pandemic, several states in India reported an alarming increase in dengue, chikungunya, and Zika virus cases, putting an additional burden on the already stretched medical facilities.

Need regular fogging, fumigation to combat dengue spread, say residents

October 17, 2021 9:08 am

As dengue cases continue to rise in Panchkula, breaking several years' record, city residents speak to The Indian Express, sharing their concerns and highlighting the shortcomings in local governance, administration.

Dengue, chikungunya cases in Maharashtra more than triple: 15 civic bodies asked to take urgent steps

September 17, 2021 1:52 am

The state reported 6,374 cases of dengue and 1,537 cases of chikungunya till September 14. Eleven persons have died due to dengue viral fever. There were 2,029 cases of dengue and four deaths from the disease and 422 cases of chikungunya were registered during the same period last year.