AJMER : The medical and health department has initiated operation MADM (Mission Against Dengue and Malaria) and formed Rapid Response Team (RRT) to eradicate dengue and malaria from the district.

Taking note of Tuesday's TOI report highlighting lack of preparedness in fighting dengue and chikungunya in the city, the high court on Tuesday demanded answers.

Nearly 100 cases of dengue reported so far, say Health officials

Ranchi: The Raghubar Das government has asked the Union health ministry to supply 60 lakh medicated mosquito nets to tackle dengue, malaria and other vector-borne diseases in the state.

Haryana Health Minister Anil Vij has directed all district hospitals to set up machines to conduct dengue test and blood component separators by May 31, so as to provide right treatment to patients

The state health department has instructed hospitals to treat patients coming with fever-like symptoms at the earliest

The city has been witnessing an unusual presence of the Aedes mosquitoes and the diseases transmitted by them even though the vectors are usually associated with rainy season.

South Asia despite decreasing rates of infectious disease, accounts for a significant proportion of their global burden. The sub-continent is also in the midst of rapid economic growth; large scale changes in land use, access to water and sanitation, and agricultural production; environmental degradation; and technological transformation, all against a background of uneven health system capacity. South Asia, defined by the World Bank as Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka, is home to a quarter of the world’s population.

आने वाले समय में डेंगू की जांच के बाद परिणाम के लिए लोगों को घंटों इंतजार नहीं करना पड़ेगा। आइआइटी, दिल्ली में तैयार की जा रही सेंसर आधारित सिल्वर नैनो वायर किट से जांच का परिणाम महज 30 सेकंड में म

Dengue menace has prompted the state higher education department to issue a circular and request institutions to adequate precaution.