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.
The spread of dengue has raised concerns among residents of the Millenium City
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]