- Tag results for dengue
The state stands fifth in number of reported dengue cases across the country and is rampant in Anantapur, Chittoor, Prakasam and Visakhapatnam.
The BBMP has introduced the larvae eating fish as it has been found to be effective in controlling the breeding of mosquitoes
The number of dengue cases have risen with the onset of monsoons and Kerala and Tamil Nadu are on top of the list of the number of people affected.
The government which conducts a three day saniation drive from June 27, seeks the participation of teachers and students in the massive cleanliness drive to check the spread of diseases.
A 19-year-old girl and a 52-year-old woman succumbed to death while 82 persons are taking treatment for fever and seven cases of dengue reported in the government hospital.
Dengue has affected at least 649 people in Mizoram since February 2016 till last month.
With Allahabad High Court breathing down its neck for "non-action" on dengue prevention, Uttar Pradesh government has declared the outbreak of the disease as an epidemic.
Nearly 580 cases of dengue were reported in Delhi in the last one week, taking the number of people afflicted by the vector-borne disease to over 2,700 this season.
The vaccine will not be available to the Indian population before 2020,
Health Minister Satyender Jain alleged that officials are not reporting to the minister and not coming to the meetings.
SC took strong exception of Delhi Health Minister's allegation that officials were not taking responsiblity to check dengue and chikungunya.