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Delhi dengue


City schools issue advisory amid Covid, dengue concerns

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.

Delhi’s dengue death toll rises to 15

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.

Delhi News Highlights: SC says 'bureaucracy has gone into inertia', asks states to comply with panel's orders

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."

Delhi: SDMC sets up 15-bed dengue treatment facility at Tilak Nagar

November 07, 2021 10:43 am

The facility has ICU support and will be available 24 hours for patients suffering from vector-borne diseases.

Six-year-old among five new dengue deaths in Delhi, Mansukh Mandaviya reviews situation

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.

With 283 cases in last week, Dengue cases in Delhi cross 1,000-mark

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.

Delhi: 480 dengue cases this season — 140 reported last week

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.

108 dengue cases in Gurgaon, highest in five years; fogging ramped up

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.

Arvind Kejriwal’s 10-min homework for kids to fight dengue: Keep an eye on stagnant water at home, nearby areas

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.

Delhi reports 31 cases of dengue much ahead of season of vector-borne disease

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.