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Friday, Oct 18, 2019
news about Nipah virus
Jun 23, 2019 04:35
Established disease protocols including specific case definition, contact tracing, treatment and clinical management were closely followed. read more
Jun 07, 2019 17:03
K K Shailaja met Harsh Vardhan who is regularly reviewing the public health measures put in place in Kerala, and assured her of all support from the Centre. read more
Jun 07, 2019 00:32
The Nipah virus resurfaced in Kerala a year after it killed 17 people in the state, with a 23-year-old engineering graduate testing positive for the virus in Kochi on Tuesday. read more
Jun 06, 2019 10:15
A 23-year-old engineering graduate was tested positive for the virus in Kochi on Tuesday. read more
Jun 04, 2019 23:42
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... read more
Jun 04, 2019 10:47
This is the second Nipah outbreak in Kerala. An outbreak of Nipah virus infection in Kerala last year led to the death of 17 people. read more
Jun 04, 2019 09:52
An outbreak of Nipah virus infection in Kerala last year led to the death of 17 people in the northern part of the state. read more
Jun 04, 2019 07:02
According to the World Health Organisation data, India has reported three human outbreaks of the NVD so far, and the latest being in May 2018 from Kerala where 17 died and 18 people were infected. read more
Jun 04, 2019 01:27
“The government is closely monitoring the current situation,” Vijayan said in a Facebook post and urged everyone to follow the instructions of the Health department. read more
Jun 03, 2019 11:18
The initial tests of a 23-year-old youth admitted to a hospital in Ernakulam tested positive for Nipah virus. read more
Jun 02, 2019 21:43
Referring to social media reports, Ernakulam Collector K Mohammed Y Safirulla issued a statement, clarifying that usual medical examinations were carried out on patients coming with the symptoms of Nipah virus read more
Jun 02, 2019 15:10
The 23-year-old patient has been moved to an isolation ward in a private hospital after he displayed symptoms of viral infection, said Ernakulam district medical officer Dr M K Kuttappan. read more
Jul 03, 2018 08:44
Union health and family welfare minister J P Nadda said scientists have found conclusive evidence of Nipah virus infection in the fruit bats found in Changaroth village in Perambra in Kozhikode. read more
Jun 17, 2018 08:27
Health experts hit a blind spot during the initial stages of the Nipah outbreak in north Kerala last month. But they fought back and contained its secondary infection. read more
Jun 09, 2018 22:57
Toor’s photograph revealed it was a Common Palm civet, locally known as ‘Bijjoo’ or even ‘Kabr bijjoo’ on the misconception that it digs graves at night to munch on corpses! But the civet does not attack and bite humans in the habit of dogs. read more