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A 49-year-old man from Edakkanam near Iritty has become the latest casualty of the dengue outbreak sweeping the district’s hilly regions.
Sudden change in weather conditions, with intermittent spells of extreme heat and rain in the last few days has led to the spike in viral fevers and water-borne diseases.
103 dengue positive cases detected in 13 districts across State till June 16.
Last year as many as 24 dengue deaths were reported from Telangana's Khammam district.
Dengue takes two lives in the district. Kabir Ahsani, 32, from Vengola and Delphina, 57, from Angamaly are the victims, who died the other day.
Dengue takes two lives in the district. Kabir Ahsani, 32, from Vengola and Delphina, 57, from Angamaly are the victims, who died the other day. They were under treatment in private hospitals.
The State recorded its first dengue casualty of the season after a 42-year-old woman, undergoing treatment at a City hospital, died on Thursday.
Till May, more than 11 lakh guppies have been released at a cost of more than Rs 11 lakh.
There are 368 dengue cases and 41 confirmed chikungunya cases in the city so far and the numbers are expected to rise by the time monsoon ends.
On walking down the bylanes of Chandanagar, stomach-churning odour of a huge open drain greets you. To one’s surprise, Google maps also highlight this nala as “open drainage canal”.
After repeatedly facing apathy from civic agencies, residents of Defence Colony in Indiranagar have taken it upon themselves to tackle the rising instances of dengue in the colony.
The Ernakulam District Administration on Tuesday directed various departments to enhance preventive measures to control the spread of dengue in Perumbavoor area.
Guntur administration has decided to further the fight by conducting a massive campaign to aware more people about the disease caused by dengue virus.
The State Government has formulated new regulations to control vector-borne diseases.
The department is concerned that, while the state may see a significant drop in dengue cases, the death rate may climb.