Vector Borne Diseases
News  /  Published 23.08.22

Residents flag mosquito menace along VIP Road

More than 45 people have tested positive for the vector-borne disease in Baguiati, Ashwininagar and Kestopur in the past week...
By Snehal Sengupta in Baguiati

News  /  Published 20.08.22

Bidhannagar battles dengue, 35 test positive in Salt Lake over past week

More than 40 cases in Rajarhat, Baguiati, Ashwininagar and Chinar Park, numbers rising steadily ...
By Snehal Sengupta in Salt Lake

News  /  Published 16.08.22

Clear rain water to prevent spread of dengue in Kolkata, say experts

Stress on destroying mosquito breeding sites with urgency in the next few days...
By Subhajoy Roy in Kolkata

News  /  Published 11.08.22

Free fever clinics in New Town from Saturday

They will treat patients walking in with Covid and dengue symptoms as well as collect data that could help track cluster outbreaks...
By Snehal Sengupta in New Town

News  /  Published 05.08.22

12-year-old dies of dengue in Kalighat

The boy had a fever for five days when he was admitted to the hospital around 6pm on Tuesday, says KMC official...
By Subhajoy Roy in Kolkata


News  /  Published 01.07.22

Dengue cases trigger BMC drive in Salt Lake and Rajarhat

The survey teams will check for garbage and traces of accumulated rainwater at homes and common areas in the twin township...
By Snehal Sengupta in Salt Lake

News  /  Published 13.11.21

Bidhannagar civic body to seek police aid in dengue drive

If mosquito larvae are found inside a house’s rooftop or driveway then the civic teams will paste notices on the boundary walls and gates...
By Snehal Sengupta in Salt Lake

News  /  Published 12.11.21

Dengue on the rise in and around Salt Lake

People have tested positive for dengue in several of the 35 wards of South Dum Dum Municipality, which is home to nearly five lakh people, since October 1...
By Kinsuk Basu, Snehal Sengupta in Kolkata

India  /  Published 30.06.19

JE: Vardhan sends team to review situation in Assam

Ten high endemic districts of Assam have been included under the multipronged strategy for prevention and control of JE...
By PTI in New Delhi


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