With dengue cases on the rise, here's a myth-busting infographic on the disease

As many as 406 new dengue cases were reported from different districts of West Bengal in the last 24 hours, even as the death toll due to the vector-borne disease remained unchanged at 22, officials said on Tuesday.

Cases have also been reported in Delhi and special teams have been deployed to prevent dengue and other water-borne diseases inside the Rashtrapati Bhavan. According to a PTI report,  four persons have died due to dengue this season while the total number of cases in the city has crossed 310.

With the rising number of dengue cases, here are interesting series of infographics on various symptoms, myths and facts about the virus:

D1

Do you feel feverish? You might want to visit your doctor.

D2

In case you are confused about whether it's a communicable or a non-communicable disease, here's your answer:

D3

Some wise had once said and we all know it as well: Prevention is better than cure. Here are a few tips.

D4

Some myths and facts you should know:

D5

 

With inputs from PTI


Updated Date: Aug 24, 2016 18:00 PM

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