Nipah virus

Nipah transmission from humans contained; lone patient to be discharged

After an eventful 47 days of seclusion, close monitoring and treatment, the state’s lone patient affected with Nipah virus is likely to be discharged on Tuesday.

published on : 19th July 2019

Nipah: 12 bat samples test positive for deadly virus

Virology institute yet to pinpoint origin of virus’ latest outbreak

published on : 22nd June 2019

Only one case of Nipah reported this year from Kerala, no fatality: Harsh Vardhan

A total of 330 contacts are being followed up on a daily basis and no new case has been reported, the Union Health Minister said.

published on : 21st June 2019

Nipah-affected youngster to be discharged in a week

Ernakulam District Medical Officer Dr N K Kuttapan said the Health Department is monitoring the health condition of the rest of the people in the direct contact list.

published on : 21st June 2019

Puducherry: Patient with suspected Nipah symptoms admitted to hosp

A 79-year-old man from Cuddalore who was working in Kerala has been admitted to JIPMER, Puducherry, after he was suspected to be affected by Nipah virus.

published on : 19th June 2019

Condition of Nipah patient improves

Three people who were under observation at Kalamassery Medical College isolation ward were discharged after ensuring their health condition was safe.

published on : 16th June 2019

Nipah scare over, no need for complete surveillance, says Kerala health minister

The health department is now conducting studies to find out the reasons behind the second Nipah outbreak.

published on : 15th June 2019

Nipah scare: 50 people taken off observation list

There is a marked improvement in the condition of the Nipah-infected youth currently undergoing treatment.

published on : 15th June 2019

A handy guide to know all about Nipah virus

Earlier last week, a 23-year-old man in Kerala tested positive for the deadly Nipah virus — a virus classified as a zoonotic disease by the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare.

published on : 12th June 2019

Nipah scare tiptoes into TN as Cuddalore man hospitalised in Pondicherry

Concerns over spread of Nipah Virus has reached Tamil Nadu from neighbouring Kerala, with one suspected case being identified.

published on : 12th June 2019

Nipah infected patient's condition improving, no new cases in Kerala: Union Health Minister

A case of Nipah was reported from Kerala's Ernakulam district on June 3 and the condition of the infected college student is improving.

published on : 9th June 2019

Goa government taking all precautions against Nipah virus: Health Minister

Rane said he would hold a high-level meeting and ask the authorities concerned to ensure that the viral infection does not spread in the state.

published on : 9th June 2019

Safety first: Karnataka health dept gears up to tackle Nipah

Those travelling from Nipah-hit areas to be screened, dist admins told to create awareness

published on : 9th June 2019

No new cases of Nipah virus reported in Kerala: Health Minister Harsh Vardhan

The state government has said a total of 318 people, who were in touch with the infected student, have been kept under observation.

published on : 8th June 2019

Virus movie review: An expertly staged epidemic thriller

Aashiq Abu’s new film begins in medias res, three days after the onset of the 2018 Nipah outbreak.

published on : 8th June 2019
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