Nipah Virus

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Nipah Alert! Kerala Govt Announces Containment Zone, Alerts In 3 Districts

After two unnatural deaths due to the new Nipah virus, confirmed after samples sent to  Pune Institute of Virology, the Kerala Government announced containment zones and issued alerts in Kannur, Wayanad and Malappuram districts. Notably, the Nipah Virus cases were first confirmed in Kozhikode, which is already under alert. Meanwhile, Minister Veena George held a meeting with the district last night to evaluate the situation and take necessary… read-more

Wed, 13 Sep 2023 - 09:48 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Kerala Government, nipah virus, Alert Issued, Three Districts, unnatural deaths

Courtesy: NDTV