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Jaipur Municipal Corporation began fogging across the city from October 3 and will continue till October 25.(HT Photo)

Zika scare in Jaipur: Fogging began 12 days after the first case was reported

By HT Correspondent | Jaipur
PUBLISHED ON OCT 16, 2018 12:55 PM IST
The first case of zika virus in Jaipur was reported on September 21. The Jaipur Municipal Corporation started fogging across the city on October 3 and it will continue till October 25.
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The Centre’s expert team has been monitoring the situation and assisting in containment operations in Rajasthan since October 5.(Reuters/Picture for representation)
The Centre’s expert team has been monitoring the situation and assisting in containment operations in Rajasthan since October 5.(Reuters/Picture for representation)

PM seeks report after 22 test positive for Zika virus in Jaipur, Bihar issues advisory

By HT Correspondent | New Delhi
UPDATED ON OCT 09, 2018 03:23 PM IST
The Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) has asked the Union health ministry for a report on the localised outbreak of Zika after 22 people tested positive for the mosquito-borne virus, which can cause birth defects in unborn babies, in Rajasthan’s capital Jaipur.
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