Zika virus India

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Zika cases in Rajasthan rise to 106

Intense fogging and other anti-larvae activities are being carried out in the areas from where cases have been reported.

What is Zika virus?

Rajasthan tested 55 positive cases of Zika virus, prompting the state health department to conduct a review meeting and set up medical teams in Shastri Nagar area.


BMC gears up to take measures against Zika

“We are not actively checking those coming to Mumbai from Ahmedabad. But a general advisory will be sent to all health posts to look for symptoms,” said executive health officer Dr Padmaja Keskar.

Zika virus outbreak in Ahmedabad: Follow these health guidelines to keep yourself safe

Symptoms of the Zika virus disease include mild fever, headache, skin rash, muscle and joint pain, malaise, conjunctivitis; and may last for two to seven days.