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Zika Virus

Maharashtra Reports Its 1st Case Of Zika Virus After A 50-Year-Old Woman Tests Positive

Aug 01, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

While appealing to people to not panic, state government officials said that the woman has completely recovered from the infection

Zika Virus Update: 3 More Test Positive In Kerala, Total Reported Cases 41

Jul 21, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

Two residents of Anayara aged 26 years and 37 years and one person (25) from Pettah were diagnosed with Zika, the minister said in a release.

Kerala Logs Another Zika Virus Infection, Caseload Rises To 38

According to state health minister Veena George, of the 38 cases, only eight are active.

Kerala’s Zika Virus Caseload Rises To 37 As Two More People Test Positive

Jul 19, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

According to Kerala Health Minister Veena George, of the 37 cases, seven are active and the health of all the infected persons is ‘satisfactory’

Zika Virus Outbreak: Five More People Test Positive In Kerala

A cluster of Zika virus disease has been identified within a 3 kilometre radius in the state’s capital city, Thiruvananthapuram.

15 July, 2021

No Third Wave In Kerala, Expecting Curve To Come Down In Two Weeks: Health Minister Veena George

Preetha Nair

Speaking to Outlook, Veena George also dispelled reports that the state is on the brink of a possible third wave of the pandemic.

14 July, 2021

Zika Virus Cluster Identified In Thiruvananthapuram

Outlook Web Desk

Steps are being taken for the extermination of mosquitoes in the area to prevent its spread to other places, Health Minister Veena George said.

13 July, 2021

Zika Virus: Cases Rise To 21 As Two More Test Positive In Kerala

Outlook Web Desk

Kerala Health Minister Veena George confirmed the two new infections, urging people to be vigilant amid the rising number of positive Zika virus cases in the state.

09 July, 2021

Zika Outbreak: Kerala On Alert After 13 More Virus Cases Confirmed

Outlook Web Bureau

The Centre has rushed a team of experts to the state to monitor the situation.

09 July, 2021

Kerala Reports First Zika Virus Case, 24-Year-Old Patient Stable

Outlook Web Bureau

Of the 19 samples sent from Thiruvananthapuram, 13 health workers, including doctors, are suspected to be positive for Zika

23 October, 2018

Zika Virus Cases Reaches 120 In Rajasthan, Survey Teams Deployed To Spread Awareness

Outlook Web Bureau

The Zika virus disease, a mosquito-borne viral infection is caused by a virus transmitted primarily by Aedes mosquitoes, which bite during the day.

21 October, 2018

6 Tested Positive, Zika Cases Reach 123 In Rajasthan

Outlook Web Bureau

Six more people tested positive for Zika virus in Rajasthan's Jaipur district, 105 have recovered after treatment.

20 October, 2018

Eight Tested Positive For Zika Virus, Cases Rise To 117 In Rajasthan

Outlook Web Bureau

The state health department also formed a five-member committee on Saturday to investigate, examine and track Zika virus disease in pregnant patients of first trimester.

19 October, 2018

Rajasthan Govt Gets Cautious As Zika Virus Cases Reach 100 In Jaipur

Outlook Web Bureau

After the outbreak of Zika virus in Rajasthan, the state government is leaving no stone unturned to take precautionary measures to control the disease from spreading.

17 October, 2018

As Zika Virus Cases Rise To 86, Medical Research Team Rushes To Jaipur

Outlook Web Bureau

The first case surfaced on September 22, when an 85-year-old woman with no recent travel history tested positive for the disease.

16 October, 2018

Zika Cases Rise To 80 In Rajasthan, Centre Asks NCDC To Monitor Cases On Daily Basis

Outlook Web Bureau

Zika is caused by the aedes aegypti mosquito, which also transmits dengue and chikungunya and breeds in open, stagnant water.

13 October, 2018

51 Tested Positive For Zika Virus In Rajasthan, 170 Monitoring Teams Deployed

Outlook Web Bureau

The first case had surfaced on September 22 when an 85-year-old woman with no travel history tested positive for the disease.

09 October, 2018

29 Tested Positive For Zika In Jaipur, Health Ministry Says Outbreak Under Control

Outlook Web Bureau

Blood samples of 450 people, including 168 pregnant women were taken for examining the presence of Zika virus and 29 of them were tested positive.

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