All the villages and tribal hamlets of Warangal, Karimnagar, Khammam, Adilabad and neighbouring districts have
been affected by viral outbreaks, with hospitals of various regions being flooded with patients suffering from viral
fever. Most of the viral fever observed in these regions include dengue and other unknown viral pyrexia. Both male and
female populations of all age groups have been severely affected. News reports from local media confirm death toll

Heavy toll of lives among the tribal people has been reported in northern Telangana region of Andhra Pradesh. From 2003 till date, every year between June and August, mysterious viral deaths have been occurring in the tribal areas.