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Japanese Encephalitis

Better medical care keeps encephalitis in check in India

India’s worst-hit state for encephalitis turning a tide.

03 Nov 2019 3:30 PM

Flood situation remains grim in Assam, 20 dead

Thee spread of Japanese Encephalitis during the flood has made the condition more challenging as death toll due to JE has also climbed to 82.

18 Jul 2019 1:50 AM

Japanese Encephalitis outbreak claims 49 lives in Assam

Japanese encephalitis is generally spread by mosquitoes, specifically those of the Culex type. Pigs and wild birds serve as a reservoir for the virus.

07 Jul 2019 1:47 AM

45 Japanese Encephalitis deaths reported in Assam

Most of upper Assam districts, including Jorhat, Golaghat, Dibrugarh, and lower Assam district have been affected by mosquito-borne disease.

04 Jul 2019 6:56 PM

Central team lauds Assam for Japanese encephalitis fight

Assam had registered 94 JE deaths and 509 positive cases in 2018.

03 Jul 2019 2:18 AM


Govt sends team to Assam after encephalitis scare

The Japanese encephalitis has claimed seven lives so far and at least 24 positive cases had already been detected in Assam.

01 Jul 2019 3:31 AM

Centre dispatches team to review Japanese encephalitis situation in Assam

JE is vector-borne encephalitis transmitted by Culex groups of mosquitoes.

30 Jun 2019 5:21 PM

Health minister to visit Bihar to review situation

During his visit, the minister will interact with the multi-disciplinary teams deployed there and address a state-level review meeting.

16 Jun 2019 8:55 AM

Centre sends team to help check encephalitis in Bihar

Muzaffarpur alone has reported 22 cases of fever, hypoglycemia.

12 Jun 2019 2:12 AM

Death lurks again in Malkangiri

Panic after mystery disease kills four children in Odisha district.

07 Oct 2017 3:47 AM


Yogi Adityanath starts campaign against Japanese Encephalitis

The chief minister flagged off the campaign on Thursday from Kushinagar which is among the worst affected districts along with Gorakhpur.

26 May 2017 6:11 AM

Rs 3 lakh, house to kin of encephalitis victims in Odisha

The CM made the announcement in Malkangiri while laying foundation stones for several projects.

25 Dec 2016 1:28 AM

Japanese Encephalitis deaths stall House on Day 1

Unable to run the House, the Speaker Pujari adjourned the House till 3 pm.

02 Dec 2016 4:29 AM