Last Updated: Wednesday, July 30, 2014, 20:19
The vector-borne Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES) claimed 212 lives while Japanese Encephalitis (JE) 93 in Assam this year, a senior Health Department official said Wednesday.
Last Updated: Tuesday, July 29, 2014, 21:47
West Bengal Health Department today said that the spread of encephalitis was "completely under control" as hardly any new case of the disease was reported.
Last Updated: Sunday, July 27, 2014, 20:59
The Assam health department has undertaken intensive measures to halt the spread of Japanese Encephalitis and Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES) in the state which have claimed 252 lives.
Last Updated: Sunday, July 27, 2014, 00:52
Rattled by the encephalitis outbreak in the northern part of the state, the West Bengal government Saturday said it would seek the central government`s help for vaccination of adults to prevent the disease from spreading.
Last Updated: Saturday, July 26, 2014, 15:23
Arunachal Pradesh has sounded a high alert following the death of a 10-year-old girl and reports of 11 other persons being affected by Japanese Encephalitis in the state.
Last Updated: Thursday, July 24, 2014, 18:14
West Bengal capital Kolkata is unlikely to be affected by encephalitis, said health and civic officials even though the vector-borne disease has claimed over 100 lives this year in the north of the state.
Last Updated: Thursday, July 24, 2014, 17:57
Assam health department has drawn up a comprehensive action plan to control further spread of Japanese Encephalitis (JE) and Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES) which has claimed 165 lives so far.
Last Updated: Thursday, July 24, 2014, 12:08
Union Health Minister Dr. Harsh Vardhan has written to West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee regarding neo-natal deaths in the state due to Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES) and Japanese Encephalitis (JE) and offered help of the central government.