Mandaviya said reports of the Central teams have already been shared with the states for necessary actions. "With the concerted efforts of Central and state governments, the number of dengue cases has now started declining," he said.
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.
Health Minister Raghu Sharma asked the officials to conduct a 'Dengue Mukt Rajasthan' campaign from October 20 to November 3 to keep a check on the outbreak of dengue and other seasonal diseases.
The deceased has been identified as 35-year-old woman from south Delhi, who officials said passed away in late September this year.
Viral fever is the intense fever that lasts for three to five days, accompanied by severe chills and body ache. Dengue fever, on the other hand, is transmitted by the tiger mosquito (Aedes Aegypti).
Uttar Pradesh Health Minister termed the Firozabad MLA’s claims ‘wrong’ and said no such reports have been received.
Dengue mosquito larvae breed in clear, standing water, while those of malaria thrive even in dirty water.
The number of cases of dengue this year has been lower compared to the situation in previous years.
Kejriwal changed water from potted plants and checked other sources of stagnant water under the'10 Hafte 10 Baje 10 Minute' campaign today
The saffron party took out a rally in Kolkata to protest a spurt in dengue cases.
Majority of the dengue cases have been reported from Dehradun, where so far 3,000 people have been diagnosed, followed by Haldwani with 1,100 cases reported.
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.PTI Photo
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.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
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.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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