August 11, 2022 1:35 am
The city has been experiencing an uptick in Covid cases and positivity rate over the past two weeks, with a daily positivity rate above 15% now. At the same time, there are concerns over dengue and Hand, Foot and Mouth disease.
December 07, 2021 7:28 am
The national capital recorded one death due to dengue in 2020, two in 2019, four in 2018, and 10 each in 2017 and 2016.
November 18, 2021 8:05 am
As a blame game erupted over the data on farm fires, the Chief Justice slammed the officials: "Debates on TV are causing more pollution than any other sources. Everyone has their own agenda there. We are trying to work out a solution here."
November 07, 2021 10:43 am
The facility has ICU support and will be available 24 hours for patients suffering from vector-borne diseases.
November 01, 2021 9:08 pm
Mandaviya Monday directed the Union health secretary to identify and send a team of experts to states with high active dengue cases, as he reviewed the situation in Delhi.
October 26, 2021 8:27 am
The number of deaths due to dengue in years preceding to 2020 had stood at two (2019); four (2018); 10 (2017); and 10 (2016), according to the official tally maintained by the South Delhi Municipal Corporation.
October 12, 2021 8:11 am
This is the highest number of cases reported this time in the past three years. The number of cases reported for the period of January 1 to October 9 in the previous years were 316 (2020), 467 (2019), as per the report.
October 10, 2021 8:26 am
In 2016, 86 cases of dengue were reported, followed by 66 cases in 2017, 94 cases in 2018, 22 and 51 cases in 2019 and 2020 respectively. The district reported 7 cases of dengue on Saturday.
September 18, 2021 8:43 pm
Delhi has seen a slight uptick in the number of dengue cases this year, and the period from September to mid-November is when the city sees its highest number of cases.
June 14, 2021 11:35 am
The count of dengue cases for the January 1 to June 12 period is also the highest this year since 2018, when 24 cases were recorded.