‘In last 3 weeks, there is spike in number of patients admitted to hospitals due to viral fever,’ Dy Commissioner Sasikanth Senthil said.
21 Jul 2019 5:47 PM
Delhi’s old enemy, the mosquito, is back to plague the the city with dengue and malaria. Here are some ways to keep safe.
18 Jul 2019 6:44 AM
At least 13 dengue cases have been reported in Delhi so far this year, according to a municipal report released on June 10.
20 Jun 2019 3:52 PM
The Aedes Aegypti mosquito is the main vector that transmits the virus causing dengue and the same proliferates in stagnant water.
08 Jun 2019 2:20 AM
In the wake of the realisation of sporadic cases of dengue during summers and winters.
02 Apr 2019 12:01 AM
A team of doctors, led by director of paediatrics at the hospital Dr Rahul Nagpal, took on the case.
10 Mar 2019 3:43 AM
Reports show antibodies against Zika virus can worsen dengue virus infection, which, like Zika, is caused by a mosquito-borne virus.
22 Dec 2018 12:32 PM
Trainee cops attacked seniors, vandalised police lines after their colleague, suffering from dengue, died after being denied medical leave.
02 Nov 2018 9:11 PM
Government Fever Hospital said they received many more dengue cases compared to 2017 and 95 people who tested positive have been treated.
27 Oct 2018 12:21 PM
Around 138 cases of dengue were recorded in the last week, taking the total number of cases from the vector-borne disease this year to 481.
02 Oct 2018 1:38 AM
Last year, 1,177 dengue cases were reported in Delhi.
25 Sep 2018 1:10 AM
Here's all you need to know about the disease.
11 Sep 2018 1:02 PM
Two cases of malaria were reported in Febru-ary, one each in April and March, 17 in May, 25 in June, 42 in July, 82 in August, and 25 in September.
11 Sep 2018 1:03 AM
Dengue, leptospirosis, gastroenteritis and H1N1 flu have wreaked havoc in Maharashtra, according to Dr Deepak Sawant, state health minister.
13 Aug 2018 2:03 AM
Chairperson, SDMC standing committee Shikha Rai and SDMC commissioner Puneet Kumar Goel were also present on the occasion.
04 Aug 2018 1:43 AM
Cases of vector-borne diseases are usually reported between July and November, but the period may stretch to mid-December.
31 Jul 2018 5:54 AM
Dengue infections are on the rise globally, according to the World Health Organization.
25 Jul 2018 11:31 AM
It also said that 67,527 legal notices have been served for various violations and 7,257 prosecutions have been initiated.
24 Jul 2018 5:01 AM
Millions of people around world are infected each year by mosquito, which can carry dengue, Zika and chikungunya, among other killer bugs.
16 Jul 2018 10:07 AM
The sterile insect technique has been used before but the challenge in making it work for mosquitoes was being able to rear enough of them.
10 Jul 2018 9:06 AM