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vector-borne diseases


Positive effect of Covid: Vector-borne diseases see a sharp decline in Ahmedabad

September 03, 2020 2:23 pm

Rajesh Sharma, programme incharge of vector-borne disease control programme of Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation’s health department, attributed this downward trend to people taking immunity-boosters as well as cleanliness during the Covid-19 lockdown.

Bengaluru: BBMP registers 1041 dengue cases in 2019, doctors say numbers downplayed

July 01, 2019 5:23 pm

Over the last two months, the BBMP has stepped up its awareness campaign in the city. The BBMP health department is planning to conduct surveys and identify the areas where dengue virus is spreading rapidly.

Vector-borne diseases claimed 1,010 lives this year: J P Nadda

July 21, 2017 7:54 pm

The minister also said the Centre ensures deputation of teams with specialist doctors to guide and supervise the efforts of the state governments to help in reduction of morbidity and mortality due to the outbreak of vector-borne diseases.

Prevent outbreak of vector-borne diseases: Health department begins house screening in slum areas

June 09, 2017 8:25 am

Field units of department are creating awareness about vector-borne diseases.