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Saturday, February 29, 2020



49 Japanese encephalitis deaths reported in Assam: Health Minister Himanta Sarma

July 06, 2019 3:38 pm

Assam is an ecologically favourable region for the spread of JE owing to heavy rainfall, large paddy fields with big water bodies, pig farming and domestic pig rearing.

Ten-month-old diagnosed with Japanese Encephalitis, health officials on high alert

June 22, 2017 7:26 am

First case reported in city this year, second in state.

Japanese Encephalitis may not have killed Odisha children: Panel

November 19, 2016 2:32 am

Around 100 children have died in Malkangiri since September.

Health teams visit Badali village after 11-year-old boy dies of Japanese Encephalitis

September 25, 2015 4:16 am

Residents of some nearby villages of Badali were also examined and some of them would be kept under observation as they had suspected symptoms of dengue.

Cooch Behar on high alert after 2 die of Japanese Encephalitis

July 12, 2015 12:58 am

Of the 30 cases of Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES) that had been reported here so far at the Cooch Behar MJN Hospital, as many as seven were reported to be dead.

Tamil Nadu told to stay alert against JE, AES cases

January 06, 2015 3:00 am

Nadda met state Health Minister Dr C Vijaya Bhaskar in Chennai in the weekend.

‘Silent killer’ returns to UP with 26.5 pc rise in cases

August 12, 2014 2:48 am

As per the data available with the government, 482 cases of AES were reported between January 1 and August 8 last year.

In encephalitis hub, no entomologists

August 12, 2014 12:48 am

No recruitment of entomologists by health department in last 15 years, say officials.

Encephalitis: Three more deaths, toll reaches 140

August 07, 2014 5:38 am

Mamata Banerjee is said to have expressed her 'displeasure' over the Centre's role in controlling the outbreak in Bengal.

Worst JE outbreak in 20 yrs: Experts

August 02, 2014 1:54 am

Virology experts said at least 70 per cent of the total number of cases reported with AES have been tested positive for JE.