July 22, 2021 8:34 pm
Zika virus cases rising in Kerala, state steps up alert for active surveillance of vector-borne diseases
July 14, 2021 5:37 pm
Some people infected with the virus may show no symptoms, while others may develop symptoms such as fever, mild rash or body aches. In extreme cases, one can also show persistent headache and eye infection for 2-7 days, said Dr Manjeeta Nath Das
October 18, 2018 8:43 pm
Intense fogging and other anti-larvae activities are being carried out in the areas from where cases have been reported.
October 14, 2018 3:41 pm
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.
May 31, 2017 3:57 am
“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.
May 29, 2017 11:53 am
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.