The number of dengue cases continues to rise in Bhubaneswar with 50 new patients being detected in the last 24 hours.
Amid the prevailing COVID-19 pandemic, cases of dengue have emerged as fresh concerns for the administrative authorities in the state capital city of Bhubaneswar. As many as twelve cases of the vector-borne disease have been reported from Sailashree Vihar and Kalpana areas in the last 10 days, director of Public Health Niranjan Mishra was quoted as saying to the PTI.
Bhubaneswar: Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Monday wrote to Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik urging him to take steps to curb spread of dengue in Salia Sahi slum in Bhubaneswar. Pradhan stated in the letter that more than one lakh people reside in Salia Sahi and if immediate steps are not taken, dengue situation could aggravate […]