Bihar floods: Fear of dengue outbreak looms over Patna; health dept denies waterlogging to blame for spike
On Saturday, 85 patients — all hailing from Patna city or the district — tested positive for the dreaded disease.
Even as water level of major rivers in Bihar has begun to recede, the toll has risen to 97 and the number of dengue cases has shot up.
Bihar floods: 127 deaths reported so far; Nitish Kumar instructs officials to conduct relief operation in affected areas
The flood situation in Bihar remained grim with 85.60 lakh people in 1,253 panchayats being under the grip of the deluge, even as the toll stayed at 127.
Toll in Bihar flood rises to 123; 10 killed in Sitamarhi, five in Madhbubani districts following heavy rainfall
The toll in Bihar flood rose to 123 on Wednesday with 17 people losing their lives, as the situation worsened in the past two days due to heavy rainfal