JIPMER patient with Nipah virus symptoms tests negative

The Puducherry Health Department yesterday said the a 52-year-old man who was admitted at JIPMER on 11 June with symptoms of Nipah has tested negative. This news has come as a relief amidst growing concern over the breakout of the disease. Continue Reading

Puducherry govt gears up to tackle Nipah

The Puducherry government today said it was fully geared up to tackle Nipah in the wake of a person from neighbouring Tamilnadu being admitted with symptoms of the virus here. Continue Reading