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Study to identify dengue hotspots across country

Ahead of the monsoon season, the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare has asked all central government-run hospitals to set up a dengue corner, a facility dedicated to providing assistance to patients diagnosed with the vector-borne disease.

National Dengue Day 2019: Know the symptoms of dengue fever and keep yourself safe

The most common symptoms of the disease are fever along headache, eye pain, muscle, joint, rash, nausea and vomiting.


Six dengue cases reported in Delhi this year: municipal report

According to the report, a case each was reported in January and February and four in March this year. While no fresh cases of malaria have been reported, three chikungunya cases have been recorded this year, two in February and one in March.

Delhi health dept under scanner for dengue pamphlets

A committee formed by the Director General of Health Services (DGHS) in 2018 has concluded that the supply order of 30 lakh pamphlets, printed during that period, was issued without seeking necessary approvals.

Dengue cases in Delhi mount to 2,406

According to the SDMC, 10 people died due to dengue in Delhi last year, of whom five were not residents of the national capital. Overall, the vector-borne disease had affected 9,271 people in the city last year.

Bihar: Trainee cops go on the rampage following lady constable's death from dengue

Dwivedi told a news channel over the phone that the trouble-makers had hardly undergone training for a few days.


Dengue, malaria cases underreported in Delhi, says report 

The weekly report released by the South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC) on Monday claimed 290 fresh cases of dengue reported in this week, taking the total confirmed cases to 1,310.

Mumbai: 16 H1N1 cases, 2 dengue deaths reported in October

The civic authorities inspected over 1,200 households around the residences of both victims to screen other cases. In addition, over 700 houses were inspected for mosquito-breeding.

Delhi: 290 fresh dengue cases in the capital

The weekly report was released by the South Delhi Municipal Corporation. So far, a 12-year-old has died in the capital. Officials said there are seven suspected dengue deaths.

Milder strain and higher immunity behind sharp drop in dengue cases in Delhi

The capital has reported 1,020 cases of dengue so far this year — less than half the number (2,884) it reported during the same time last year. Authorities have so far confirmed the death of only a 12-year-old girl in the capital so far.

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Dengue Outbreak:Toll Rises To 11- Discussing Government's Proposed Actions & The Ground Situation

Dengue crisis continued to rattle Delhi with a six year-old boy and a woman succumbing to the vector borne disease, raising the toll to 11 even as Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal today said his government was mulling bringing a law to enable temporary takeover of private hospitals during emergencies. Aman Sharma, a child from Srinivaspuri […]

Satyendar Jain, Delhi Health Minister Speaks On Dengue Outbreak

The death toll due to dengue in the national capital rose to nine on Monday night after a 43-year-old man succumbed to the disease at the Lal Bahadur Shastri hospital. “He was brought to the hospital in a critical condition. He had internal bleeding and his platelets count were less than 20,000. He was immediately […]