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Three More Japanese Encephalitis Deaths Raise Toll To 44 In Assam

The state had reported 14 such cases and two deaths on Monday. All the district administrations have formed rapid response teams to deal with Acute Encephalitis Syndrome and Japanese Encephalitis.

27 July 2022

Assam Records Four More Japanese Encephalitis Deaths

Four more people succumbed to Japanese Encephalitis (JE) in Assam on Friday.


Acute Encephalitis Syndrome Claims 214 Lives This Year In Assam

The Minister of State for Health, Ashwini Kumar Choubey said the central teams have visited Assam between June 30-July 1 and July 8-10 to review the situation and provide technical assistance to the state.


Two More Japanese Encephalitis Deaths In Assam, Toll Rise To 41

Two more lives succumbed to Japanese Encephalitis In Assam taking the death toll to 41.

25 July 2022

Opinion | Dr Kafeel Khan And The Story Of Another Epidemic

The expertise the imprisoned doctor offered to the fight against COVID-19 comes from a self-driven struggle with encephalitis, which kills thousands every year


Japanese Encephalitis Toll In Assam Climbs To 110 In July

Japanese Encephalitis (JE) deaths were reported from Goalpara, Sonitpur, Barpeta, Dhubri, Bongaigaon and Kokrajhar districts.

23 July 2019

Three More Japanese Encephalitis Deaths Pushes Toll To 30 In Assam

One fresh infection each was reported from Sivasagar, Hojai and Kamrup Metropolitan, the release said. One new case of JE was detected in the state on Sunday, though no deaths were reported. 

18 July 2022

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Japanese Encephalitis Outbreak In Assam, 49 Deaths Till Now

The state health department has put an ‘emergency situation’ over leaves for doctors. Health officials have also been put on hold till September 30 in order to combat the situation.

06 July 2019

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29 June 2019
Tejashwi Yadav Makes Appearance After Weeks, Cites Medical Treatment For His Absence

Tejashwi Yadav Makes Appearance After Weeks, Cites Medical Treatment For His Absence

Tejashwi Yadav is also facing backlash over his absence from the state at a time when Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES) has claimed the lives of 132 children...


28 June 2019
The Litchis Of Wrath

The Litchis Of Wrath

The sugary drupe, contaminated water, parasites or heatstroke? The origins of the dreaded Acute Encephalitis Syndrome remain shrouded in mystery.


28 June 2019
Recurring AES Outbreaks Demand Preventive Measures

Recurring AES Outbreaks Demand Preventive Measures

Preventive measures are key to improving overall outcomes. Vaccinations against JE, varicella, measles, mumps and rubella virus have been widely successful in...


30 June 2019
Not Just Muzaffarpur, AES Is Spreading Across India And Doctors Are Baffled

Not Just Muzaffarpur, AES Is Spreading Across India And Doctors Are Baffled

A morbid stain, spreading across the map. The vectors are unknown, the symptoms many...a silent army of assassins at large.


25 June 2019
Bihar: Man Carries Son On Shoulder After No Ambulance At Hospital

Bihar: Man Carries Son On Shoulder After No Ambulance At Hospital

The unfortunate incident occurred at the Sadar Hospital where the father had brought his child after he complained of fever and abdominal pain.


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25 June 2019
Bihar: FIR Against 39 Men For Protesting Against Encephalitis Deaths, Lack Of Water Supply

Bihar: FIR Against 39 Men For Protesting Against Encephalitis Deaths, Lack Of Water Supply

Relatives of persons named in the FIR say they had only organised a protest. Our children have died... We protested and the administration has filed an FIR...


24 June 2019
AES Deaths In Muzaffarpur: Court Orders Probe Against Harsh Vardhan, Mangal Pandey

AES Deaths In Muzaffarpur: Court Orders Probe Against Harsh Vardhan, Mangal Pandey

The Chief Judicial Magistrate's (CJM), Suryakant Tiwari ordered the Additional Chief Judicial Magistrate (ADJM) to investigate the charges, based on a case...


24 June 2019
Muzaffarpur Encephalitis Deaths: SC Directs Centre, Bihar Govt To File Response Within 7 Days

Muzaffarpur Encephalitis Deaths: SC Directs Centre, Bihar Govt To File Response Within 7 Days

Over 100 children have died in Bihar's Muzaffarpur due to the outbreak of acute encephalitis syndrome (AES).


23 June 2019
Bihar Encephalitis Deaths: Doctor at SKMCH Suspended Over Negligence of Duty

Bihar Encephalitis Deaths: Doctor at SKMCH Suspended Over Negligence of Duty

The Health Department had deployed Dr Bhimsen Kumar, a paediatrician at Patna Medical College and Hospital (PMCH) to SKMCH on 19 June after the AES outbreak.


21 June 2019
'...Or Muzaffarpur Will Become Childless': As Encephalitis Toll Reaches 136, A Grieving Father Has A Message For Bihar Govt

'...Or Muzaffarpur Will Become Childless': As Encephalitis Toll Reaches 136, A Grieving Father Has A Message For Bihar Govt

More than 130 children have died in Bihar's Muzaffarpur due to Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES), a deadly disease that strikes the region year after year.


20 June 2019
Death Toll Due To Acute Encephalitis Mounts To 115 In Bihar; PIL Urges State Govt To Act

Death Toll Due To Acute Encephalitis Mounts To 115 In Bihar; PIL Urges State Govt To Act

The Muzaffarpur administration updated the toll reported at the SKMCH hospital to 95 from 93, a figure released in the morning.


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19 June 2019
Acute Encephalitis Syndrome: All You Need To Know About Disease That Is Killing Children In Bihar

Acute Encephalitis Syndrome: All You Need To Know About Disease That Is Killing Children In Bihar

Outbreaks of the acute neurological illness with high mortality among children occur annually in Muzaffarpur, the country's largest litchi cultivation region.


19 June 2019
Bihar Encephalitis Death Toll Rises To 113; SC To Hear Plea Calling For Experts' Team To Treat Kids

Bihar Encephalitis Death Toll Rises To 113; SC To Hear Plea Calling For Experts' Team To Treat Kids

The Supreme Court on Wednesday agreed to hear on June 24 a plea seeking a direction to urgently constitute a team of medical experts for treatment of children.


19 June 2019
Maybe He's Gone To Watch World Cup: RJD Leader On Tejashwi Yadav's Silence Over Encephalitis Deaths

Maybe He's Gone To Watch World Cup: RJD Leader On Tejashwi Yadav's Silence Over Encephalitis Deaths

On Wednesday, when a reporter asked senior RJD leader Raghuvansh Prasad Singh where Tejashvi was, he first said he had little knowledge about former deputy...


18 June 2019
Bihar Encephalitis Deaths Cross 100, Outrage During Nitish Kumar's Muzaffarpur Hospital Visit

Bihar Encephalitis Deaths Cross 100, Outrage During Nitish Kumar's Muzaffarpur Hospital Visit

Bihar CM Nitish Kumar, who was away in New Delhi since Saturday, returned to Patna on Monday evening and held an emergency review meeting on the AES situation...


18 June 2019
WATCH: 'How Many Wickets?' Asks Bihar Minister During Meet On Encephalitis Deaths

WATCH: 'How Many Wickets?' Asks Bihar Minister During Meet On Encephalitis Deaths

Over 90 children, at the time of interaction with reporters, had already passed away due to the suspected Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES) and the state of...


18 June 2019
Bihar Encephalitis Outbreak: Angry Locals Shout Slogans As CM Visits Muzaffarpur Hospital

Bihar Encephalitis Outbreak: Angry Locals Shout Slogans As CM Visits Muzaffarpur Hospital

Nitish Kumar, accompanied by Deputy CM Sushil Kumar Modi, visited the state-run Sri Krishna Medical College and Hospital, where they met children undergoing...


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