West Bengal  /  Published 10.11.18

Calcutta students share dengue tips

Groups of schoolchildren went door to door in their neighbourhoods to create awareness on how to keep their surroundings clean and prevent dengue.Students of Sri Sri Academy and Apeejay School Park St...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 16.02.20

CMC: Be on guard against dengue

The winter is in retreat and the temperature is rising. It’s time Calcuttans started taking steps to prevent the spread of vector-borne diseases such as dengue, the Calcutta Municipal Corporation sa...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 11.11.18

Dengue spurt blamed on slack vigil

A spell of rain after Durga Puja and an alleged slackness in vector control and surveillance have been blamed for the spike in dengue cases in and around Calcutta over the past couple of weeks. Dengue...
By Rith Basu and Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 07.10.18

On visit to see Puja, teen dies of dengue in Calcutta

A 16-year-old boy who had come to Calcutta from Jharkhand about a fortnight ago to see Durga Puja died of dengue at a private hospital in Alipore on Saturday afternoon.Karan Kumar Shaw, who was stayin...
By A Staff Reporter in Calcutta

States  /  Published 28.09.18

Glare on transfusion in girl’s dengue death

Medical complications associated with dengue are often “mishandled” by doctors and nurses in nursing homes because they do not have the expertise required to treat the disease, the Calcutta Munici...
By Our Bureau in Calcutta

Odisha  /  Published 23.09.18

Fifth dengue death at SCB

One more person died while undergoing treatment at SCB Medical College and Hospital’s special dengue ward here on Sunday.This is the season’s fifth dengue death reported from the dengue ward that ...
By Lalmohan Patnaik in Cuttack

Jharkhand  /  Published 16.05.20

'Operation Dengue' amid Covid-19

Efforts are on to contain an outbreak of dengue even as the state grapples with the Covid-19 pandemic.Eight of Jharkhand's 24 districts are classified as dengue endemic zones: Ranchi, Jamshedpur, Dhan...
By Animesh Bisoee in Jamshedpur

Jharkhand  /  Published 24.10.18

Health teams sent to Jharia after dengue talk

A district health team was rushed to Chalchalia Dhaura and Sabzi Bagan areas of Jharia on Wednesday afternoon following fears of a dengue outbreak.The health inspectors, led by district vector-borne d...
By Our Correspondent in Jharia(Dhanbad)

Bihar  /  Published 23.10.18

Bihar advises caution on dengue fear

Principal secretary, health, Sanjay Kumar on Tuesday asked people not to hit the dengue panic button, even as AIIMS-Patna used its apheresis machine for the second time to infuse platelets in a dengue...
By Shuchismita Chakraborty in Patna

West Bengal  /  Published 26.08.19

Dengue notice to National Library

 The Calcutta Municipal Corporation on Monday issued a notice to National Library after a civic team spotted the dengue-causing Aedes aegypti mosquito larvae on the campus.The National Library au...
By Our Special Correspondent in Alipore


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