Nipah: Sample of 7th person suspected to be infected tests negative

Concerns related to the spread of Nipah in Kerala were allayed further, with Kerala Health Minister K K Shailaja yesterday saying sample of one more person suspected to be infected with the potentially deadly virus has tested negative. Continue Reading

Man in Kerala dies after allegedly refused admission in hospitals

In a tragic incident, a 62-year old man died after doctors allegedly denied admission at a government medical college hospital when he was rushed there in a serious condition. Continue Reading

Nipah virus: High alert in TN districts close to Kerala

The Tamilnadu government has issued an alert to Health department officials in districts bordering Kerala in view of Nipah virus outbreak in the neighbouring State. Continue Reading

Kerala student suspected to have Nipah, govt on alert

The Kerala government is taking precautionary measures against the possible outbreak of Nipah virus in the State after a college student in Kochi is suspected to have been infected.  Continue Reading