West Bengal  /  Published 10.11.19

Showers trigger dengue fear

The rain over the past two days has created conditions ideal for mosquitoes to breed and triggered fears of a renewed spurt of dengue.“We have asked our field-level vector control workers to visit e...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 07.11.19

One more dengue death in city, toll 6

A 24-year-old man died of dengue in a city hospital on Thursday, taking the toll in the Calcutta municipal area this year to six. Li Seong Kwong died of “septic shock and multi-organ failure in deng...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 06.11.19

Dengue death toll up by 2

A cop from the city’s northern fringes who became a mother last month and a homemaker from Howrah died of dengue over the past two days, civic officials said.Runu Biswas, 28, a Calcutta police const...
By TT Bureau in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 06.04.20

Don’t forget dengue: Mamata

Government officials should not forget dengue while the fight against Covid-19 is on, chief minister Mamata Banerjee said on Monday.“Please carry on the work needed to prevent dengue. Ensure that a ...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta


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