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Yogi Government Intensifies Door-To Door Checking For Zika Virus

Nov 17, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

According to the government spokesman, health workers have been paying door-to-door visits to identify patients with viral fever, vector-borne diseases and with other symptoms.

Deputy CM Sisodia Says Delhi Govt Is Alert As UP Reports Surge In Zika Virus Cases

Nov 06, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

Thirty more people have tested positive for Zika virus in Kanpur on Friday, taking the total number of those infected in Kanpur district to 66, including nine IAF personnel,


Explainer | Why 66 Positive Zika Virus Cases Have Caused Alarm In Uttar Pradesh

Health officials in Uttar Pradesh have been asked to step up surveillance and ensure door-to-door sampling and testing for Zika virus after 30 new cases were detected in Kanpur.

Zika Virus: Govt Sends High-Level Team To Kanpur After UP Logs First Case

Oct 25, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

A 57-year-old man from Kanpur who tested positive for the Zika virus on October 22 became Uttar Pradesh's first Zika virus patient.


UP: First Zika Virus Case Reported In Kanpur, IAF Officer Infected

The first case of Zika Virus in Uttar Pradesh has been reported in Kanpur. A warrant officer of Indian Air Force was diagnosed with the infection on Saturday, Chief Medical Officer Kanpur, Dr. Nepal Singh said.

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01 August, 2021

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

Outlook Web Desk

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


21 July, 2021

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

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.


20 July, 2021

Kerala Logs Another Zika Virus Infection, Caseload Rises To 38

Outlook Web Bureau

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


19 July, 2021

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

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’


15 July, 2021

Zika Virus Outbreak: Five More People Test Positive In Kerala

Outlook Web Bureau

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.


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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.


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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.


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A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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