Nitish for central team to diagnose disease

Last Updated: Sunday, June 19, 2011 - 22:49

Patna: Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Sunday asked the Centre to depute a team of medical experts to diagnose the disease that claimed lives of 22 children during the past one week in Muzaffarpur district.



"The Chief Minister has requested Union Health Minister Gulam Nabi Azad to depute a special team of medical experts to diagnose the disease in Muzaffarpur," an official spokesman said.

Kumar has already directed the state officials to take steps for prevention of the disease and treatment of those hospitalised in Muzaffarpur.
PTI



First Published: Sunday, June 19, 2011 - 22:49

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