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Kerala Nipah Virus Alert: 39-Year-Old Tests Positive, Cases Tally At 6

A 39-year-old man in Kerala's Kozhikode district, who had sought treatment at a private hospital where Nipah virus affected were treated for other ailments earlier, has tested positive for the virus, taking the total known Nipah infections in the southern state to six. The zoonotic virus, transmitted between species from animals to humans, has already killed two people in Kerala. The Kerala Government has issued advisory for people.

Fri, 15 Sep 2023 - 10:41 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: nipah alert, virus, 39 Year old new case, Kerala Government, Health precautions

Courtesy: NDTV