Last Updated: Tuesday, August 19, 2014, 21:00
The encephalitis outbreak in West Bengal this year has so far claimed 254 lives, an official said Tuesday claiming that the situation is now "under control".
Last Updated: Thursday, August 14, 2014, 15:54
The encephalitis outbreak in northern West Bengal has claimed one more life, taking the death toll in the entire state to 212, an official said on Wednesday.
Last Updated: Thursday, July 31, 2014, 21:32
Encephalitis is "under control" in West Bengal, an official said Thursday, dismissing reports about the disease surfacing in Kolkata.
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: Friday, July 25, 2014, 00:26
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, 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
Last Updated: Sunday, July 20, 2014, 16:37
Two more people died of encephalitis here, taking the death count in West Bengal to 47 in the past 18 days, officials said Sunday.
Last Updated: Sunday, June 29, 2014, 00:00
Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan has sought the help from a US-based research institution to understand the root causes (etiology) of acute encephalitis syndrome (AES), which is still a mystery.
Last Updated: Saturday, June 21, 2014, 00:41
With the death toll of children suffering from Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES) in Bihar rising to 124 on Friday, Union Health Minister Harshvardhan is arriving in Patna tonight to take stock of the situation.
Last Updated: Sunday, June 15, 2014, 21:05
Six more children succumbed to Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES) at Muzaffarpur in Bihar in the last 24 hours, taking the toll to 66 on Sunday.
Last Updated: Thursday, June 27, 2013, 23:29
Fifty-three people died due to encephalitis and 362 others suffered from acute encephalitis syndrome (AES) in Assam since January this year.
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