Tag: Dengue Cases

Take steps through field functionaries to prevent and control dengue: Odisha Chief Secretary
Take steps through field functionaries to prevent and control dengue: Odisha Chief Secretary to depts

Odisha Chief Secretary Manoj Ahuja has directed various departments to take immediate steps through field functionaries to prevent and control dengue and other Vector Borne Diseases. Emphasis is placed on coordinated efforts, including urban task forces and school awareness programs, particularly during the monsoon season.

  • Friday, 12 July 2024
Odisha government on toes as Dengue cases spike; schools asked to create awareness 
Odisha government on toes as Dengue cases spike; schools asked to create awareness 

With the onset of the rainy season, Odisha is witnessing a spike in Dengue cases. The state government has convened a high-level meeting led by Chief Secretary Manoj Ahuja to discuss preventive measures.

  • Thursday, 11 July 2024
Remain alert to dengue situation, Odisha govt asks Collectors
Dengue threat: Map vulnerable pockets, analyse epidemiological trend of 5 years, directs Odisha govt

With a rise in dengue cases, Odisha's health department has urged local authorities to map vulnerable areas and analyze five-year epidemiological trends. Measures include enhanced surveillance, timely testing, treatment, and preparedness of Rapid Response Teams (RRTs).

  • Tuesday, 09 July 2024
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Monsoon brings surge in dengue cases in Odisha, Karnataka; Doctors advise caution, early detection

Dengue cases have surged in states like Karnataka, Kerala, and Telangana following the monsoon. Doctors stress early detection to improve outcomes. Dengue is spread by mosquitoes thriving in humid environments. Symptoms include high fever and joint pain, with severe cases leading to hemorrhagic fever. Preventive measures include avoiding standing water and using repellents.

  • Sunday, 30 June 2024
Dengue cases double in Odisha amid Monsoon surge compared to last year
Dengue cases double in Odisha amid Monsoon surge compared to last year

Dengue cases in Odisha have doubled with the onset of monsoon, reaching 288 total cases by Thursday. Khordha district reported 80 of these cases, predominantly from urban areas. Health officials are focusing on awareness and preparation as more rain is expected.

  • Saturday, 29 June 2024
Dengue fever raises its ugly head in Odisha; 235 cases detected 
Dengue fever raises its ugly head in Odisha; 235 cases detected 

Odisha is experiencing a surge in dengue cases following the onset of monsoon, with 235 individuals testing positive.

  • Monday, 10 June 2024
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
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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
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800 dengue cases in 26 days!

New Delhi: As many as 260 cases of dengue were reported in the national capital in the week ending November 24, compared to 271 in the previous week, taking the total to 811 so far this month, according to a municipal report released on Monday. As per the latest report, 2,406 people have been diagnosed […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
9,072 dengue cases reported in Delhi this year

New Delhi: At least 176 dengue cases were reported in the city last week, taking the total number of people affected by the vector-borne disease in the national capital this year to 9,072, according to a municipal report released today. The numbers of malaria and chikungunya cases recorded this year, till December 2, stood at […]

  • Tuesday, 29 June 2021
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Dengue scare in Kendrapara, eight tested positive

Kendrapara: At least eight persons of Kalikapur village under Rajkanika block in Kendrapara district have so far been tested dengue positive and are undergoing treatment at the SCB Medical Collage and Hospital in Cuttack. It is alleged that the encroachment of Khaichira nullah in the village, since the last few months, has resulted in stagnant […]

  • Thursday, 24 June 2021
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Odisha records alarming rise in dengue cases

Bhubaneswar: Vector-borne disease, dengue seems to spreading its tentacles in Odisha with number of cases registering more than four-fold rise so far this year as compared to last year. Health Services Director, Braja Kishore Brahma today informed that from January till July 23rd this year, the total number of dengue cases recorded stands at 1,841, […]

  • Friday, 18 June 2021
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