Tag: Dengue In Odisha

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
Niranjan Mishra
Bhubaneswar Accounts For 714 Of 1000 Dengue Cases In Odisha

Director, Public Health, Dr Niranjan Mishra said the State has reported 1000 cases of dengue fever since January this year out of which Bhubaneswar accounts for a maximum of 714 patients

  • Saturday, 07 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
No Dearth Of Beds To Treat Dengue Patients: Top Health Official
No Dearth Of Beds To Treat Dengue Patients: Top Health Official

A top health official of the Odisha government on Monday asserted that there is no shortage of beds for treatment of dengue patients.  

  • Monday, 02 August 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
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 Grips odisha
July Surge Puts Odisha On US-CDC' s Dengue Map!

According to the ICMR study, the mean age of the suspected cases for dengue was 30.3 years (95% CI 29.5–31.1). Also, the study found that males were more commonly affected than females. Studies show in Odisha, the most common age group affected by dengue infection is 11– 20 years, says ICMR

  • Friday, 16 July 2021
Niranjan Mishra
Do Not Visit Private Hospitals For Dengue Test, Appeals Top Odisha Health Official

Khordha district has reported as many as 113 dengue cases since January. Out of the total cases, a whopping 103 were detected only this month.

  • Friday, 16 July 2021
Dengue in Bhubaneswar
BMC On Toes After Dengue Scare In Bhubaneswar Amidst Pandemic

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.

  • Tuesday, 06 July 2021
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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Dengue stings Nayagarh hard; locals allege admin negligence

Bhubaneswar: With Odisha registering more than four-fold rise in the Dengue cases this season as compared to last year, the vector-borne disease seems to be hitting Nayagarh hard. According to sources, on a daily basis, more than 10 patients are being admitted to the district headquarters hospital (DHH) triggering panic among the locals. “After undergoing […]

  • Friday, 18 June 2021
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
Dengue Grips Odisha Amidst Coronavirus Scare, 61 Positive Cases Identified

Rayagada: At a time when the entire government machinery is focussed on battling the COVID-19 ordeal gripping the State, cases of rise in dengue has now evolved as a new challenge. As many as 61 people have been identified positive for dengue pilling up more worries for the administration in Rayagada district. According to sources, […]

  • Saturday, 17 April 2021