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24 December, 2017 5:01 AM After Fortis, Gurugram Medanta Hospital charges Rs 16 lakh for child's dengue treatment

NEW DELHI: A Gurugram based hospital charged nearly Rs 16 lakh for 21 days from the family of an eight-year-old boy, who was suffering from Dengue and later died. The boy was shifted to a different hospital after Gurugram's Medanta Hospital made the family shell out a huge amount. "My child was there in the hospital for 21 days, the hospital gave us a bill of Rs 15.88 lakh. We had to request 64

16 December, 2017 4:40 PM Dengue killed 226 people in India this year; 60,000 affected by Chikungunya: Data

NEW DELHI: Dengue, a mosquito-borne tropical disease, killed more than 200 people with Tamil Nadu reporting the maximum number cases, while over 60,000 people were affected by Chikungunya in India this year, official data showed. The National Vector Borne Disease Control Programme (NVBDCP) figures till December 10 showed that dengue claimed the lives 43

30 November, 2017 8:26 AM Noted Malayalam comedian Kalabhavan Abi passes away at 52

Kalabhavan Abi was suffering from Dengue. Kalabhavan Abi, knows for his hilarious jibes in Amina Thatha and several other movies, breathed his last on Thursday morning in Kochi. The artiste was undergoing treatment for Dengue since a few days and was later taken to the hospital when his platelet count dropped severely. According to Firstpost, when he was brought 46

19 November, 2017 2:47 AM Fall in number of fever cases: health secretary

CT scan centre to be set up in Hosur Government Hospital The number of fever cases in the State has considerably decreased over the last few days and has come down from 17,500 to 11,000, said health secretary J. Radhakrishnan here on Saturday. ReIn a tour to review and inspect the health apparatus at the Government Hospital here, Mr. Radhakrishnan said the fall in numbers 36

16 November, 2017 2:56 PM Dengue Claims BSF Jawan's Life In West Bengal

Kolkata: A BSF jawan, deployed along the India-Bangladesh border in West Bengal's Malda district, has died due to dengue, officials said today. Head Constable Abhay Kumar Singh was admitted to a hospital in Malda on November 12 with high fever, Border Security Force (BSF) officials said, adding that the jawan died yesterday. Mr Singh, posted with the 82nd battalion 91

2 November, 2017 12:30 AM Six-year-old boy from north Kolkata succumbs to dengue

KOLKATA: Dengue claimed yet another life in Kolkata on Wednesday. Six-year-old Tirjak Chakrabarty from Muraripukur in north Kolkata succumbed to the virus at Apollo Gleneagles Hospital. Tirjak had been suffering from high fever since last Friday and had been admitted to a hospital in Salt Lake on Monday. A day later, his condition started deteriorating 108

31 October, 2017 2:28 AM Respite from vector and waterborne cases

The city got respite from diseases for a while with the number of waterborne and vector-borne diseases coming coming down. Number of swine flu cases have also gone down. The recent report issued by the health department of Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation (AMC), states that 1,027 cases of vector borne diseases have been reported this month. Of this, 649 cases 113

30 October, 2017 7:33 PM While Mamata Banerjee Urges No Panic On Dengue, Neighbour Gets The Fever

Despite chief minister Mamata Banerjee's repeated "no need to panic" message, there is panic even in her own backyard. Kolkata: West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee is vehement in her appeal to the people of the state. "There is no reason to panic about dengue. If you have fever, just go to a doctor," she said today. But despite her repeated "no need to panic" 70

28 October, 2017 8:01 PM BJP women's wing holds rally against dengue in Kolkata

The West Bengal BJP women's wing today took out a rally in the city protesting against the outbreak of dengue in the state and accused the state government of "not being" serious in tackling the crisis. KOLKATA: The West Bengal BJP women's wing on Saturday took out a rally in Kolkata protesting against the outbreak of dengue+ in the state and accused 81

28 October, 2017 7:00 AM Kamal Haasan's visit to Ennore highlights corporate encroachment of river

CHENNAI: Actor Kamal Haasan who is creating waves in Tamil Nadu after announcing his plans to enter politics, opened a new front of activism on Saturday when he took up fishermen's livelihood issues and visited the Ennore area to highlight corporate encroachments of Kosasthalayar river. Fishermen of Kattukkuppam near Ennore were in for a surprise, after 44