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Jhapa records more than 500 dengue patients

JHAPA: Dengue that was seen in Jhapa district three months back has not yet come under control. The disease could not be contained as the the District Public Health Office, Jhapa as well as the local level governments in the district have not been able to carry out effective works to check the..

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45 infected with dengue in Far-west Nepal

KATHMANDU: As the cases of dengue is reported from various places of the country, 45 people in the Far Western State have been reported to have diagnosed with this vial fever since its outbreak this summer. According to the Far Western State Health Directorate, dengue patients were found in eight..

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Nepal government claimed Dengue not out of control Thursday, September 12th, 2019

KATHMANDU: The government has claimed that dengue was not out of control in the country. Minister for Communications and Information Technology Gokul Prasad Banskota clarified the above-mentioned situation while criticism were doing rounds in social networking sites that dengue was out of control..

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One dies of dengue, 73 infected in Southeast Nepal Wednesday, September 11th, 2019

MAHOTTARI: A person has died of dengue and 73 others have been infected with the disease as of today in State 2, Southeast Nepal, said the State Health Directorate. The deceased has been identified as Ram Narayan Mandal, 31, of Saptakoshi municipality-11 in Saptari district. All the infected..

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Bhaktapur at high risk of dengue

BHAKTAPUR: The risk of dengue infection appears to be high in Bhaktapur. In a period of one week, 99 dengue patients have been identified in the district when the disease is taking its epidemic turn in many parts of the country. District Public Health Office, Bhaktapur's officer Parthamani..

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Biratnagar-based Koshi hospital treating 12 dengue patients Tuesday, September 10th, 2019

MORANG: Twelve people infected with dengue have been receiving treatment at Biratnagar-based Provincial (Koshi) Hospital, said doctors. All the infected people are from Morang and Sunsari districts, said Doctor Sangya Gyawali. Following the spread of dengue infection across the country,..

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Dengue poses growing threat to Kathmandu denizens Monday, September 9th, 2019

KATHMANDU: As many as 1,350 people among the visitors to Teku-based Shukraraj Tropical & Infectious Disease Hospital (STIDH) in the last nine days have been confirmed positive for dengue. According to the hospital sources, almost half of total 2,500 people who visited the hospital during the..

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Five infected with dengue in Kanchanpur, Far-west Nepal

KANCHAPUR: Five people have been found infected with dengue in Kanchanpur district. Dengue is a mosquito-borne disease and is transmitted by the Aedes aegypti species of mosquito. Vector control inspector at the Sudur Paschim State Health Directorate, Hemraj Joshi said three people have been found..

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12 confirmed with dengue, one dead in Far-west Nepal Friday, September 6th, 2019

Bimal Bahadur Bista, DOTI: As many as 12 people have tested positive for dengue in four districts of the Sudurpaschim State. The mosquito-borne disease is found infecting five people in Darchula district followed by four in Kailali, one in Achham, one in Kanchanpur and one in Doti, according to..

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62 people infected with dengue in Rupandehi

RUPANDEHI: A total of 62 people have been diagnosed with dengue in the district. Data of the dengue patients has been collected from various hospitals including Lumbini state hospital, Butwal hospital Pvt Ltd, Amda hospital and Bhim hospital, said Dr Rajendra Giri, chief of the district public..

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Four die from dengue and scrub typhus in Chitwan Tuesday, September 3rd, 2019

CHITWAN: Four persons have died from dengue and scrub typhus so far in Chitwan district. Three died while undergoing treatment at Chitwan Medical College and one at Old Medical College. Vector Controller at the District Health Office, Chitwan, Ram KC, said that a 28-year-old girl of Gaindakot died..

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Bhaktapur reports 13 dengue cases this year Sunday, September 1st, 2019

BHAKTAPUR: Bhaktapur district in State 3 has been identified as one of the highly vulnerable zones in terms of dengue menace. According to District Public Health Office (DPHO) Bhaktapur's health officer Parthamani Neupane, this year there was a four times rise in dengue cases in the district as..

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Nine people infected with Dengue in Tanahu Friday, August 30th, 2019

TANAHU: Nine people have been affected with dengue in Tanahu district, the Epidemiology and Disease Control Division said. The disease was seen in one person in the district on August 9 and the number of infected has reached nine so far. People of Byas municipality and Myagde rural municipality..

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Ayurveda Doctors Association of Nepal says no to merger Monday, August 26th, 2019

KATHMANDU: Ayurveda Doctors Association of Nepal has called on the federal government not to prepare the organizational structure without conducting the organization and management survey. It also demanded that the government not remove the ayurveda service programmes and also mot merge them. A..

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