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Kozhikode: The deadly Nipah virus that struck this Kerala district last month and claimed 16 lives in the state has been finally contained and the last of the two positive cases have fully recovered, said Kerala Health Minister K.K. Shailaja on Sunday. The virus struck at Kozhikode which saw 13 people dying, while three deaths were …

Kozhikode: A With two more deaths in the past two days in this Kerala district, the death toll from Nipah virus has risen to 16 as state Health Minister K.K. Shailaja on Friday warned of a possible second outbreak. Noting that all those in contact with the affected are still in the incubation period of the …

Lucknow: Sensing the urgency, the Uttar Pradesh government will bring our an ordinance to facilitate the people seeking medical treatment by appointing 2,065 doctors through UP Public Service Commission in the hospitals across the state. It could only be possible due to proactive approach of UP Health Minister Siddharth Nath Singh who has worked really …

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Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has described the Gorakhpur tragedy as the most unfortunate one. “Encephalitis is a challenge,” stated the UP CM further saying that this epidemic has been taking toll on the lives of kids in Gorakhpur since 1978. “The major cause of its spreading widely is the lack of cleanliness …

Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Health Minister Siddharth Nath Singh on Thursday hinted that the government may impose a complete ban on sale and consumption of ‘pan masala’ across the state. Speaking to the reporters at the website launch function of Prime Minister Public Drug Centres, the UP Health Minister said, “Pan masala is highly injurious to …

New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Thursday questioned Delhi Health Minister Satyendra Jain for his alleged involvement in turning black money into white during 2010-12 and 2015-16 using his companies and Kolkata-based data entry operators. Jain was questioned at the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) headquarters in south Delhi’s Lodhi Road area. …