Last Updated: Sunday, November 10, 2013, 14:44
Chickungunya was suspected to have resurfaced in the natural calamity-hit Ganjam district of Odisha with reports of several people in Mallikeswara village afflicted by the mosquito-borne viral disease.
Last Updated: Friday, September 13, 2013, 23:41
Dengue cases in Odisha rose to 3,490 in Odisha since June after 77 more people tested positive Thursday for the mosquito borne virus, an official here said Friday.
Last Updated: Saturday, September 07, 2013, 23:38
The death toll in dengue has increased to 5 in Odisha while 176 persons tested positive to the vector-borne disease on Saturday, a senior official said.
Last Updated: Thursday, August 29, 2013, 14:27
At least 39 new cases of dengue have been reported in Odisha, taking the number of people infected by the mosquito-borne virus since June to 2,087, an official said Thursday.
Last Updated: Sunday, August 04, 2013, 12:28
A special outdoor patient department (OPD) has been created in a leading government hospital in Odisha after dengue cases climbed to 572 in the state, a senior state health official said Sunday.
Last Updated: Tuesday, July 30, 2013, 15:03
Authorities Tuesday confirmed 50 new cases of dengue in Odisha.
Last Updated: Sunday, July 28, 2013, 23:26
Thirty-eight fresh cases of dengue fever were Sunday confirmed by Odisha authorities, taking the figure for the year so far to 268. Cuttack has been the worst-hit with 187 cases.
Last Updated: Monday, July 22, 2013, 16:34
The much-hyped special newborn care unit (SNCU) at MKCG Medical College and Hospital here is functioning without ventilators, intensive care units (ICU) and some other necessary equipments, even though it handles on an average 50 newborns daily.