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Nov 26, 2018
At least 2,406 cases of dengue reported in Delhi in present season; 260 people affected in past weekAt least 260 fresh cases of dengue have been reported over the last week in the national capital, taking the total number of people diagnosed with the vector-borne disease this season to 2,406
Nov 12, 2018
280 dengue cases recorded in Delhi in past week; authorities find mosquito breeding in over 2 lakh householdsAccording to the report, there has been one death due to dengue this year till 10 November. At least 1,114 cases were reported in October alone in Delhi.
Jan 29, 2018
Dengue makes early entry in Delhi, five cases reported in a month in capital, says civic reportAt least two cases of dengue have been reported in in New Delhi, taking the total number of people affected by vector-borne disease this month to five
Nov 03, 2017
Calcutta HC directs West Bengal govt to file report on action taken to combat dengue menaceCalcutta High Court directed the West Bengal government to file an action taken report on the dengue menace that has affected a large number of people in the state
Aug 14, 2017
Gorakhpur tragedy: Annual cycle of deaths will continue as nobody wants to address the real issueAs long as govt finds no incentive to treat the poor and media finds no merit in holding the govt responsible, many cases like Gorakhpur will repeat.
Sep 15, 2016
Dengue in Delhi: Death toll rises 14, over 1,150 people affectedThe death toll due to dengue in the national capital has gone up to 14 with Aiims confirming five more fatalities due to the vector-borne disease which has affected over 1,150 people this season.
Sep 15, 2016
Twelve chikungunya deaths in Delhi; AAP govt, Centre and civic agencies continue to pass the buckWhile political war of words continues over the outbreak of chikungunya that has virtually taken the shape of an epidemic, the residents of Delhi are at the receiving end.
Dec 10, 2015
Watch: As Chennai crawls back to normalcy, the spectre of disease still hangs over citizensWith water receding in many areas and the electricity supply being restored, the people of flood-ravaged Chennai are breathing a sigh of relief. But, they are not out of the woods just yet. Now, they have a major task ahead to keep safe from the possible outbreak of diseases in the aftermath of heavy rains over the past month and the subsequent over-flowing of water bodies.