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The state is gearing up for a comprehensive study into the reasons behind the Nipah outbreak that struck Kozhikode and Malappuram districts in May.
A casting coup of this sort was last witnessed a decade back, in Joshi's Twenty: 20.
Titled 'Virus', Aashiq Abu's film boasts of a stellar cast and crew with acting credits including Revathy, Asif Ali, Rima Kallingal, Tovino Thomas, Parvathy, Kalidas Jayaram and Soubin Shahir.
After Nipah virus outbreak, a suspected case of West Nile fever — a viral disease which is spread through mosquito bite — has been reported in Kozhikode district.
In a written reply to the Lok Sabha, Minister of State for Commerce and Industry C R Chaudhary said that there is no general restriction on the fruits and vegetables being exported to Gulf countries from India.
Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan convened a meeting of senior officials to review the progress of the construction of the institute.
17 deaths due to Nipah virus in Kerala, no patient from other states tested positive: Health Ministry
Samples of 337 patients were tested for the Nipah virus out of which only 18 tested positive, said Minister of State for Health, Anupriya Patel.
The Institute of Human Virology honoured Kerala's Chief and Health Minister for effective control of Nipah virus
Dr Robert Gallo presented awards to the Chief Minister and the Health Minister. He was part of the scientific team that discovered the HIV, along with other scientists in the institute.
The Health Department has declared Kozhikode and Malappuram districts as free of Nipah after no new cases were reported since May 31 and the incubation period of the virus was over on June 30.
The Health Department’s programme to honour those who did exemplary service during the virus outbreak will begin at 10 am and will be held as part of Doctors’ Day observance.
Despite their stellar work during the Nipah virus outbreak, the entire Revenue Department team, including Collector, has been sidelined by the Health Department.
The state government has also decided to institute an award for the best nurse in government service in the name of Lini Puthussery.
Nipah allegations: Kerala Health Minister KK Shylaja orders inquiry into distribution of ‘sub-standard’ gloves
It is learnt, though KMSCL had informed it had followed all relevant procedures in the purchase of gloves, the minister directed KMSCL to temporarily withdrew from the purchase of gloves.
Apprehending outbreak of deadly Nipah virus in the city on the lines of Kerala, an advocate of the Hyderabad High Court issued notice to the authorities concerned of the GHMC.
The Nipah scare which rocked the state, also affected the pre-bookings for the Neelakurinji season, set to commence at Munnar within a few weeks.