Perambra

Life in Nipah virus-hit areas limps back to normal in Kozhikode

Life is slowly limping back to normalcy in Nipah-virus hit areas in the district, even as awareness campaigns are in full swing to make people aware of the disease.

published on : 27th May 2018

Nipah fear: Nurses at Perambra Taluk Hospital shunned no more

After the Express report brought to the fore the ostracisation faced by nurses and medical staff who treated a Nipah patient at Perambra Hospital, the attitude of local people is slowly changing.

published on : 26th May 2018

Two newborns at Kozhikode's Perambra Government Hospital bring hope in time of Nipah virus

Staff at the Perambra Government Hospital had much to cheer about on Friday. Two women gave birth. The mothers and their little ones are safe and sound.

published on : 26th May 2018

Results do not bat for Nipah virus

As many as 21 samples collected from bats and livestock from Perambra 

published on : 26th May 2018

Nipah virus outbreak: Hospital arranges transport for staff in Kerala

 When some staff members of Perambra hospital decided to go on leave due to the ostracisation, authorities stepped in and arranged vehicles to bring them for duty. 

published on : 25th May 2018

TNIE Impact | Nipah virus: Health Department to step up awareness in Perambra to combat ostracisation of medical staff

Express had reported how a nurse at Perambra hospital faced mental agony after the conductor of a bus she was travelling advised a fellow passenger not to sit beside her.

published on : 24th May 2018

Nipah fear: After Lini's death, nurses at Perambra hospital face ostracisation in public places

Stopping the nurses in their tracks are people who are afraid of contracting the disease.

published on : 24th May 2018

Nipah virus: Lini took nursing care to new level, says Kerala Health Minister

Offering tributes to Lini, minister Shylaja said the health sector is indebted to her and her service will forever be remembered

published on : 24th May 2018

Nipah virus: Nurse Lini’s demise evokes compassion, raises eyebrows

The demise of nurse Lini P N, 31, after attending to a Nipah virus patient at Perambra taluk hospital, has become a symbol of sacrifice.

published on : 22nd May 2018

Nipah virus: Anxiety is evident in Kozhikode's Perambra

The anxiety of the people was evident when a couple of jeeps of the government departments arrived in the region. Many assembled to hear from the officers.

published on : 22nd May 2018

Nipah virus: Panic-stricken people no longer queue up at Perambra hospital

The Perambra Taluk Hospital premises wore a deserted look on Monday. There was no queue before the outpatient counter, nor before the pharmacy.

published on : 22nd May 2018

Nipah virus claims five lives in Kerala's Kozhikode, nine critical

Pune-based National Institute of Virology confirms the disease after testing body fluid samples taken from the deceased.

published on : 21st May 2018