Gurugram | By Sanchita Sharma
UPDATED ON JUN 23, 2019 03:00 PM IST
Established disease protocols including specific case definition, contact tracing, treatment and clinical management were closely followed.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Joydeep Thakur and Vatsala Shrangi
UPDATED ON JUN 05, 2019 06:32 AM IST
A cave in the pit was buzzing with a community of fruit bats, with some of the deadliest snakes such as the cobra visiting it to prey upon the unsuspecting chiropteran.
Hindustan Times, Kochi | By Ramesh Babu
UPDATED ON JUN 04, 2019 11:44 PM IST
Health officials said it was difficult to confirm the source of the virus as the patient had travelled to three districts in Kerala over the last 20 days. The officials have scanned the three areas where he stayed but they could not locate fruit bats or pigs, which are the main carriers of the virus.
Hindustan Times | By Aayushi Pratap, Mumbai
UPDATED ON JUN 02, 2018 01:58 PM IST
Public health department and National Institute of Virology officials to meet in Pune on Saturday to review surveillance strategies.
Reuters, Dubai/Mumbai | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON MAY 29, 2018 08:51 PM IST
The United Arab Emirates has banned import of fresh vegetables and fruits from Kerala where 14 people have died due to an outbreak of the rare brain-damaging Nipah virus.
Hindustan Times, Jaipur | By HT Correspondent, Jaipur
UPDATED ON MAY 24, 2018 09:57 PM IST
District health officials have been asked to keep rapid response team ready.
Hindustan Times, Kozhikode | By Ramesh Babu
UPDATED ON MAY 24, 2018 02:38 PM IST
Nipah virus claimed Valachekutti Moosa early on Thursday weeks after his two sons and brother’s wife succumbed in Kerala.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Rhythma Kaul
UPDATED ON MAY 23, 2018 11:40 PM IST
The highly contagious Nipah virus killed 11 persons in Kerala before it was contained, the Union health ministry said.