DC issues Nipah virus alert in Dakshina Kannada

Monday, September 6th, 2021
Nipha Virus

Mangaluru : After a death of  Nipah virus infection in Kerala, Dakshina Kannada deputy Commissioner Dr Rajendra K V has issued an alert in the wake of Nipah virus. The DC said that officials concerned should take all necessary precautionary measures. “A 12 year-old boy died of Nipah virus infection in Kozhikode. The infection has […]

Nipah virus: Patients in Mangaluru are improving

Thursday, May 24th, 2018

Mangaluru: The health condition of two patients in the city whose throat swab samples were sent to two laboratories on Tuesday to know whether they are infected with Nipah virus is improving, a health department official said here on Wednesday. The samples drawn from a 20-year-old woman admitted in a private hospital and a 75-year-old […]

People should take maximum precautionary measures and not panic over Nipah virus: Priyanka Mary

Wednesday, May 23rd, 2018

Udupi: Deputy Commissioner Priyanka Mary Francis said on Tuesday that people should take maximum precautionary measures and not panic over Nipah virus. She was chairing a meeting over the prevention of Nipah virus at the District Offices Complex, here. Ms. Francis said that already six persons had died due to this virus of the 96 […]

Deadly Nipah virus enters to Mangaluru city, two infected

Tuesday, May 22nd, 2018
Nipah virus

Mangaluru: After Kerala the deadly Nipah cases have been suspected in neighborhood city Mangaluru. At least nine people have reportedly died and 25 more have been infected in an outbreak of the Nipah virus in India. Addressing in a press conference the District Health Officer, Dr M Ramakrishna Rao said, “The suspected patients are not […]