Zika cases in Rajasthan monitored

09 Octobre, 2018, 11:55 | Auteur: Yves Courtet
  • Given that the pink city is part of India’s golden triangle tourist circuit connecting the national capital and Agra authorities said strict surveillance was required in the region

Last month, after the first case of zika virus infection was confirmed in Jaipur and a spurt in seasonal diseases, Health Minister Kali Charan Saraf had called a meeting to review the status of seasonal diseases on Monday.

Sources in Rajasthan's health department said the seven people who have been tested positive have been kept in an isolation ward in Jaipur's SMS Hospital.

The Siwan resident, who studies in Jaipur, visited home between August 28 and September 12 to appear for an exam. The present outbreak in the Pink City was detected through the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) surveillance system.

Apart from Rajasthan, a report by TOI stated that Bihar authorities have also issued advisories to all the district health authorities to monitor the situation. the alert in Bihar was sounded after it was found that out of the 22 people, 1 was a Bihar native who had recently visited the state. His family members have been put under surveillance. "Extensive surveillance and vector control measures are being taken up in the areas as per protocol by the state government", an official statement from Union health ministry said. A Control Room has been activated at the National Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), to undertake regular monitoring of the situation noted the release. Additional testing kits have been provided to the Viral Research and Diagnostic Laboratories. The state government has been supplied with information, education and communication material to promote awareness about the virus and preventing strategies.

Comment devenir webmaster?
Il est amené à rajouter des textes, des images, des vidéos. Il procède également à l’analyse du trafic.

Alonso says penalty ‘shows how bad F1 is’
Both drivers received penalty points - one for Alonso and two for Stroll. It's just typical first lap stuff and I just wanted to settle it.

Braves' Acuna becomes youngest to hit post-season slam
He allowed just two hits but yielded five runs while striking out seven and walking three over five innings. Los Angeles still can advance to play the Milwaukee Brewers with a victory Monday at Atlanta.

Pregnant women in the area are being monitored by the National Health Mission, a body set up by the government to improve healthcare across the country.

The ministry said the Zika virus was on its disease surveillance radars, although it was not a Public Health Emergency of International Concern on World Health Organisation since November 18, 2016.

It is the third such outbreak in India, with the first in Ahmedabad in January 2017 and the second in Tamil Nadu in July 2017.

The disease continues to be on the surveillance radar of the Union health ministry although it is no longer a public health emergency of global concern as per World Health Organization's November 18, 2016, notification.

Conseillé:



Populaire

Vettel 'accepts he can not win' - Villeneuve
Although Sebastian Vettel blamed Max Verstappen for their Japanese GP crash, he did apologise to Ferrari for going for a gap that didn't work out in his favour.

Don't compare Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang to Thierry Henry, says Alexandre Lacazette
He revealed that the manager Unai Emery had taught them how to win the game by being efficient despite playing a good team. We will enjoy it, we are working well and we want to continue like this. "But we played City today".

Les candidats mobilisés à la veille du vote — Présidentielle au Brésil
Il veut nettoyer le pays de ses "élites corrompues", nommer six généraux ministres et booster l'économie avec un programme ultra-libéral.

India vs West Indies live scores first Test day three
Jadeja and Ashwin struck late in the session to remove Paul (15) and Devendra Bishoo (9) respectively. Sherman Lewis and Shanon Gabriel looked clueless and gifted their wickets away to the offspinner.

Jean-Pierre Pernaut donne de ses nouvelles et fait taire les rumeurs
Le journaliste à la tête du journal de 13 heures de TF1, âgé de 68 ans, révélait fin septembre avoir subi une intervention chirurgicale pour traiter un cancer de la prostate.

Opponents vow Sen. Collins will pay price for Kavanaugh vote
But Rice defended her connection to the state, saying at a New Yorker event that "My ties to ME are long and deep. During her October 5 speech, Collins claimed that Kavanaugh "will work to lessen the divisions" in the U.S.

Giants To Release Or Trade Ereck Flowers By Tuesday
NY selected Flowers out of Miami (Fla.) with the ninth pick of the 2015 National Football League draft. ET on Tuesday if they can not find a team willing to trade for him, according to ESPN's Adam Schefter.

Beterbiev KOs Johnson, retains IBF light heavyweight crown
In earlier action, Danny Roman retained his WBA super bantamweight title with a 10th-round stoppage of challenger Gavin McDonnell. The knockout artist was clearly looking to finish Johnson off in the 2nd.

UN Says 'Unprecedented Changes' Needed to Combat Global Warming in 12 Years
Keeping the 1.5C target would keep the global sea level rise 0.1 metre lower by 2100 than a 2C target, the report states. The United States, it said, could lose roughly 1.2 percent of gross domestic product for every 1.8 degrees of warming.

Romanian Heterosexual Marriage Referendum Voided by Low Turnout
Election officials said just 20.41 percent of eligible voters participated in the weekend referendum. Around 242,000 people voted against the change and 74,000 votes were annulled, it said.