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Factors linked to Chikungunya, Dengue outbreaks discovered

Factors linked to Chikungunya, Dengue outbreaks discovered. In one of the largest studies of its kind, researchers analyzed chikungunya and dengue outbreak data from 76 countries over a period of 50 years. They mainly focused on regions across the Indian Ocean that are hard hit by these and other mosquito-borne infectious diseases. The data revealed

Second positive case chikungunya Ludhiana city PGIMER

Second case of chikungunya in Ludhiana city

Second positive case chikungunya Ludhiana city PGIMER. In a second chikungunya case, a 52-year-old male from Old Janta Nagar has tested positive for the disease. The first case was reported on June 14. Sukhwinder Singh of Janta Nagar, who was diagnosed with fever, rash and bodyache, went to PGI where he tested positive for chikungunya. It’s the second case of this vector-borne

87 Dengue,146 Chikungunya Cases found in Delhi Before ‘Season’ Starts

Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal had last month directed the authorities to make a comprehensive plan in the matter, while the civic bodies are keeping a tab on mosquito-breeding, in and out of homes, through regular monitoring.Nearly 150 cases of chikungunya have been reported in Delhi this year, with 9 of them being recorded this month,

Awareness for Malaria, Dengue and Chikungunya

Mass awareness campaign for the prevention of Dengue/Malaria/Chikunguneya

Mass awareness campaign for the prevention of Dengue/malaria/chikunguneya by health and ICDS department in whole Patiala district A mass level dengue, malaria and chikunguneya awareness  campaign flagged off by Dr Balwinder Singh CS Patiala at Sieon chowk, Ranjit nagar at 8.00 am, which was highly affected  area last years to percolate this activities at ground

Chikungunya and Dengue still haunt city residents

Ludhiana: Steady rise on dengue and chikungunya cases, a suspected female death of chikungunya at CMC Hospital here on Sunday evening and a dengue death was also reported. A suspected dengue death wherein 11 year old died was also reported in DMC Hospital on Sunday evening. 34 year old Ravinder Kaur died after her health was

After dengue and chikungunya, now bird flu can hit the region

Panchkula: After dengue and chikungunya, now bird flu can streamline the region as per the authorities. Following this, Haryana Animal Husbandry director has declared all the nearby places in the region to observe high alert and have also started the process to tackle the problem before it hits the city, with facilities and preventive steps with

Dengue soars to 1969, Chikungunya cases shoot up to 98 in Tricity

Chandigarh/Panchkula/Mohali: With the each passing day, the city dengue plague is rising at an alarming pace. On Sunday 10 fresh cases of dengue have been reported from various health institutions which includes 5 new cases and 4 confirmed amongst probable with one wrong address cases, which brings the total number of dengue cases to 541

SC slaps fine of Rs 25,000 on Delhi govt for not filing affidavit on chikungunya outbreak

New Delhi:SC slaps a fine of Rs 25,000 on Delhi govt for not filing affidavit on chikungunya outbreak on

2 more cases of chikungunya raised in Jalandhar

Jalandhar: Two more tests were found positive for chikungunya in Civil Hospital, Jalandhar on Thursday. As per reports, Dr. Rajeev Bhalla, Civil Surgeon confirmed the reports. Giving statement he said that two were found positive out of nine who were examined in the hospital. He also said that chikungunya is caused by the bite of

Don’t deny treatment to dengue, chikungunya patients: HC

New Delhi: Concerned over rise in dengue and chikungunya cases which have claimed several lives, Delhi High Court today asked city hospitals run by the Centre and AAP government not to deny treatment to patients as it passed a slew of directions in the matter. A bench of Chief Justice G Rohini and Justice Sangita

Ishant Sharma out of 1st test of Chikungunya

Fast bowler Ishant Sharma out of the 1st Test against New Zealand due to chikungunya. Reportedly, he is recovering from chikungunya, a viral disease transmitted to humans by infected mosquitoes.No replacement has been named yet for the pacer

Chikungunya outbreak in Delhi worst in last six years

New Delhi: The chikungunya outbreak in the national capital is the worst in the last six years. According to municipal data, over 1,000 people have been affected by this vector-borne disease till September 10. The last time the number of affected people reached three-figure mark was in 2011. “In 2011, the total number of cases

No need to panic over chikungunya: AAP

New Delhi: There is no need to panic over the spread of chikungunya and dengue in the national capital and enough hospital beds are still available, Delhi’s ruling AAP said on Wednesday. “There is no need to panic,” Aam Aadmi Party leader Dilip Pandey told the media. “Our hospitals are competent to treat the patients

Chikungunya toll rises to six in Delhi

New Delhi: An 80-year-old man from Ghaziabadhas died of chikungunya complications at a private hospital in Delhi, as the toll from the vector-borne disease mounted to six in the national capital. Mahendra Singh, the second person from Ghaziabad to have succumbed to chikungunya complications, died yesterday afternoon at Apollo Hospital in south Delhi. “He was

Kejriwal blames LG, PM as chikungunya toll climbs to 3

New Delhi: Amid mounting criticism overspread of vector-borne diseases in the city, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal today sought to pass the buck, saying the Delhi government was “incapable of even buying a pen” as he and his Cabinet colleagues stand “fully stripped of powers.” Kejriwal, who returned from Punjab yesterday, said Lt Governor Najeeb Jung