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Tag: Dengue

Dengue Fever Grips
Dengue outbreak in Odisha: Bhubaneswar, Sundargarh worst hit

Amid back-to-back low pressure induced heavy rainfall, mosquito-borne viral infection dengue is on the rise in the state. At least 500 cases of dengue have been reported in the capital Bhubaneswar in last couple of days.

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  • Saturday, 24 September 2022
Dengue outbreak in Odisha: Bhubaneswar, Sundargarh worst hit
Dengue outbreak in Odisha: Bhubaneswar, Sundargarh worst hit

At least 500 cases of dengue have been reported in the capital city in the last few days.

  • Friday, 23 September 2022
India supplies 760 kg of critical lifesaving medicines to Sri Lanka
Pakistan faces shortage of fever medicines amid dengue outbreak

Karachi reported another death from dengue virus in the last 24 hours, with over 2,000 people affected in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa after excessive rains left breeding sites for mosquitoes.

  • Sunday, 11 September 2022
Odisha's Gajapati stung by fresh Dengue outbreak
Odisha's Gajapati stung by fresh Dengue outbreak

Lack of Dengue testing system and absence of a dedicated isolation ward at Mohana Hospital has worsened the situation for patients.  

  • Monday, 05 September 2022
Bhubaneswar witnesses Dengue spike, 2,309 cases detected in Odisha 
Bhubaneswar witnesses Dengue spike, 2,309 cases detected in Odisha 

With five Dengue patients being admitted to the Capital Hospital on Friday, the total number of patients undergoing treatment has gone up to 34.

  • Saturday, 03 September 2022
Alarming dearth of dengue kits in Koraput hospitals, patients panicky

The district has come under the red zone with dengue cases pouring in from Lakhmipur, Jeypore, Dasmantpur and Kotpad in particular.

  • Monday, 18 July 2022
India Reported 1.77 Lakh Dengue, 237 Zika Virus Cases In 2021

Zika virus cases have been reported from four states -- Uttar Pradesh, Maharashtra, Kerala and Delhi -- in 2021. Among these, Uttar Pradesh has reported maximum cases

  • Friday, 10 December 2021
Mysterious Fever Kills 33 Kids, 7 Adults In UP's Firozabad
Mysterious Fever Kills 33 Kids, 7 Adults In UP's Firozabad

Firozabad District Magistrate, Chandra Vijay Singh denied that this was the third wave of the pandemic. "Due to heavy rains and water logging, dengue and malaria is the cause behind high fever among children," he said.

  • Monday, 30 August 2021
World Mosquito Day 2021: Facts About This Vector, Diseases & Impacts
World Mosquito Day 2021: Facts You Must Know About Mosquito-Borne Diseases, Impacts And Prevention

Although very small in size, mosquitoes are perhaps the only predator that has thrived through the millennia, causing death through vector-borne diseases. In fact, it is counted among the world's deadliest, killing more than seven lakh people each year.

  • Friday, 20 August 2021
Dengue Outbreak In Odisha
Dengue Scare Reaches Far And Wide In Odisha

The Dengue is back in headlines once again after few days of lull. But this time, the fear of the mosquito-borne viral disease has become a cause of concern for residents in far-off places and rural pockets like Malkangiri where the public still struggles to access proper healthcare.

  • Sunday, 15 August 2021
Dengue Situation In Odisha Well Under Control, Says Top Health Official

Dengue situation in Odisha is under control, said the Director of Capital Hospital in Bhubaneswar on Thursday

  • Thursday, 05 August 2021
Director, Directorate of Medical Education and Training (DMET) in Odisha, CBK Mohanty
‘No Need To Panic Over D-2 Dengue Strain’; Separate Dengue Wards In Odisha Hospitals

The Health Department has directed all the government-run hospitals to open dedicated dengue wards to deal with the situation

  • Friday, 30 July 2021
Dengue patient from West Bengal dies at SCB

Cuttack: A dengue positive patient from West Bengal, who was undergoing treatment at the SCB Medical College and Hospital, died here on Saturday. The deceased identified as Manju Rout of East Midnapore in the neighbouring State. According to reports, Rout was put on ventilator inside the Central Intensive Care Unit (ICU) of SCB for past […]

  • Friday, 30 July 2021
Dengue scare grips Kalahandi village as 18 more cases reported

Bhawanipatna: Dengue is assuming serious proportions in Kalahandi with 18 more persons of Ladugaon under Koksara block in Kalahandi district testing positive for vector borne disease today. As per reports, out of 94 blood samples collected yesterday, 18 tested positive for dengue. So far, 24 persons in the district have been tested dengue positive. A […]

  • Friday, 30 July 2021
Patient succumbs to dengue at SCB

Cuttack: Another patient succumbed to dengue today while undergoing treatment at the SCB Medical College & Hospital in Cuttack. The deceased has been identified as Biranchi Mahana, a resident of Nuapatana village under Narshinghpur police limits of Cuttack. According to reports, Mahana was brought to SCB for treatment after being diagnosed with dengue. Later after […]

  • Friday, 30 July 2021
Dengue scare grips village in Jagatsinghpur

Jagatsinghpur: After Kalahandi, the dengue scare has now gripped locals of Kanaguli village under Ersama block of Jagatsinghpur where more than 40 residents have been diagnosed with the disease. The patients have been admitted to hospitals in Paradip and Cuttack after their blood samples confirmed presence of dengue virus. Although at least four to five […]

  • Thursday, 29 July 2021
Stay off from quacks & superstitious practices, says govt as dengue scare grips Odisha villages

Jagatsinghpur: The Health and Family Welfare department today urged villagers of Kanaguli under Ersama block in the district to stay off from local quacks and superstitious practices to cure family members and relatives of dengue. The request from the department came following reports that residents of this dengue-hit village were seeking help from local sorcerers […]

  • Wednesday, 28 July 2021
Dengue cases rise to 10 at MKCG hospital

Berhampur: Triggering concerns, the total number of patients suffering from dengue increased to ten at Maharaja Krishna Chandra Gajapati (MKCG) Medical College & Hospital in Berhampur. Speaking to media, Chief District Medical Officer, Sadananda Mishra said “Though Ganjam is the native place of all the patients; they were working outside the State. However, after falling […]

  • Wednesday, 28 July 2021
Rayagada Youth dies of dengue in Vishakhapatnam

Rayagada: A youth diagnosed with dengue in Sulva village of Rayagada died at a hospital in Vishakhapatnam. The deceased identified as Mishal Rabi Kumar had been admitted to the hospital on Sunday and succumbed to the deadly disease after two days. Earlier, Kumar was undergoing treatment at the Rayagada district headquarters hospital but was shifted […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Dengue claims life at SCB; toll mounts to 2 in Odisha

Cuttack: First case of dengue death at Cuttack’s SCB Medical College and Hospital was reported after a patient from Keonjhar died while undergoing treatment here on Monday. The deceased has been identified as Trilokya Barik of Dimiria village under Nandipada police limits. Barik was tested positive for dengue a day after being admitted to the […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Aedes aegypti mosquito
Dengue scare in Rayagada; admin steps up preventive measures

Rayagada: Dengue scare has gripped the Sadar block of Rayagada district with many residents in the locality, especially Biranarayanpur, suffering from frequent fever and body ache. “I have been suffering from frequent fever. Besides, the whole body is aching. Though doctors visited my place and handed over some medicines, they did not reveal anything about […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Combined efforts sought to combat Dengue in Twin City

Bhubaneswar: The detection of four dengue positive cases has now put the administrative officials in the Twin City of Cuttack and Bhubaneswar on their toes to take preventive measures to contain the outbreak this monsoon season. All the four cases have been reported from Bhubaneswar while already a provision for a dengue ward with eight […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Dengue death toll at SCB hospital rises to 4

Cuttack: Dengue scare has gripped the city as the death toll at the SCB Medical College and Hospital rose to four today after a woman succumbed to the disease while undergoing treatment at the hospital. The deceased, identified as Gauri Rani De (73) of Balasore, had been undergoing treatment at the SCB hospital since September […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
Deaths due to Dengue haunts Balasore DHH, patients flee to other hospitals

Balasore: Fear of imminent death has started haunting people here as one patient after another, particularly children, succumb to dengue while undergoing treatment at Balasore District Headquarters Hospital (DHH). While one child, Susant Barik from Betagadia village under Baliapala block of the district was admitted to the DHH after he was detected with dengue, he died […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
Dengue outbreak: Toll mounts to 3

Cuttack: The death toll in dengue increased to three in Odisha with one more person succumbing to the disease here in Cuttack. The deceased, identified as Sanatan Nayak of Tangarapada village in Keonjhar district was undergoing treatment at the SCB Medical College and Hospital in Cuttack since last 20 days. Later on August 12, he […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
Dengue claims one more life in Odisha; toll rises to two

Cuttack: Vector-borne disease dengue claimed another life, taking the total death toll in Odisha this season to two, here on Saturday. Harihar Mallick of Basudevpur in Bhadrak district, who was undergoing treatment at the SCB Medical College and Hospital in Cuttack, died this morning. According to sources, Mallick was admitted to the hospital on August […]

  • Thursday, 22 July 2021
Odisha records first dengue death

Cuttack: Odisha recorded the first dengue death of the season on Wednesday. The deceased was identified Som Prakash Mishra (35), a resident of Bihar undergoing treatment at Cuttack SCB. Mishra was admitted to the central ICU ward of the Cuttack SCB Medical College and Hospital on August 7. “This is the first dengue related death […]

  • Thursday, 22 July 2021
First dengue case from Cuttack identified

Cuttack: First dengue case this season has been spotted in Ranihat area of Cuttack yesterday. After blood samples of Kanhu Charan Reddy of Ranihat area was found dengue positive, he was admitted to the special ward at the SCB Medical College and Hospital. Parsuram Reddy, the patient’s father, said, “For past eight days Kanhu had […]

  • Thursday, 22 July 2021
BMC gears up to fight dengue, begins awareness campaigns

Berhampur: With the detection of first Dengue case, the Berhampur Municipal Corporation (BMC) and Health department have swung into action to restrict the spread of the disease. The civic body along with the district Health office has started cleanliness and sanitation drives on war-footing. On the other hand, the Anganwadi workers are making door-to-door visits […]

  • Thursday, 22 July 2021
One dengue case detected in Ganjam

Berhampur: Dengue has resurfaced in Ganjam district with Surya Behera of New Bus Stand area in Berhampur town being tested positive for dengue on Thursday. Behera reportedly complained of fever and visited MKCG Medical College and Hospital here for treatment on June 21. Later, his blood samples were collected to test for dengue. After the […]

  • Thursday, 22 July 2021
Dengue back to haunt Malkangiri; 20 tested positive

Malkangiri: While the Japanese Encephalitis has taken an epidemic proportion in Malkangiri district, now dengue is back to haunt the people in the district. Report said as many as 20 patients, mostly children, at the district headquarters hospital (DHH) have been tested positive for the dengue virus. The reports have been received in between October […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Bhubaneswar dengue
Dengue scare in Bhubaneswar after 7 test positive

Bhubaneswar: Dengue fever scare has gripped Bhubaneswar after seven persons from the Salia Sahi slum here tested positive for the disease. Though government statistics peg the number of dengue affected persons at seven, unofficial sources put the number in double digits. In the wake of a spate of dengue cases reported in the last couple […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Another dengue patient dies at SCB; toll now 8

A dengue patient of Khuntuni area died at the SCB Medical College and Hospital in Cuttack today, taking the number of deaths in this premier government hospital in the state to eight

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
CMC Ruckus
Scuffle at CMC meet: 4 Cong corporators served police notice

Cuttack: Four days after serving notice to five BJD corporators, the police today asked four Congress members to appear at the Purighat Police station here in connection with the violence at a meeting of the Cuttack Municipal Corporation (CMC) recently. Congress’ Giribala Behera, Anita Nayak, Arun Sethy and Sheikh Shamim have been served the notice […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Youth dies of dengue at SCB; Kin block road

Cuttack: Vehicular movement on the Jobra bridge here was disrupted on Sunday morning as locals staged a road blockade by placing the body of a youth, who allegedly died of dengue while undergoing treatment at SCB medical college and hospital, on the road. The deceased has been identified as Trinath Behera (21) of Station Bazaar […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Patients in Barbil allege apathy as no of dengue affected touches 900

Panic has gripped Barbil after the number of dengue patients in the area, the worst affected in the state, touched around 900

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Dengue claims one more life, toll mounts to 4

Cuttack: The number of deaths due to dengue in the state reached four after one more patient undergoing treatment at SCB medical college and hospital here died of the vector-borne disease on Saturday. The deceased has been identified as JIta Mallick of Padmapur area in Jagatpur. According to sources, Mallick was admitted to the government-run […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
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Number of dengue patients soars to 1862 in Odisha

Despite intensive efforts by the state government to bring down the incidence of dengue, the vector-borne virus is spreading across Odisha at a fast rate

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
CM seeks better coordination among depts to tackle dengue

Bhubaneswar: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Wednesday asked the Health, Industries and Urban Development departments to maintain better coordination among them to tackle dengue, which is spreading alarmingly in the state. While reviewing the dengue situation in the state at the secretariat yesterday, the chief minister asked the concerned officials to expedite the cleaning of […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Dengue toll goes up to 6 in Odisha

Cuttack/Barbil/Bhubaneswar: The death toll in dengue has gone up to six in Odisha with the death of a patient in Barbil in Keonjhar district last night. Lili Gop, a daily wage labourer, died at the Barbil Community Health Centre (CHC) last night, sources said. Family members have alleged that she died due to improper treatment. […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021

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