telegraphindia.com 13 Sep, 2021 03:45 am

health Alarm over malaria, dengue rise

health Alarm over malaria, dengue rise
Kolkata Municipal Corporation starts awareness camps, door-to-door visits

21, 07:28 AM Malaria and dengue cases are rising in Kolkata, officials of several private hospitals and the civic body said on Sunday.Around 200 dengue cases have been reported during this period.The number of dengue cases reported is lower than the count during the corresponding period last year.A rise in dengue cases, too, was reported from several private hospitals.

An official of Woodlands Hospital said they had witnessed a rise in dengue cases in recent weeks.Kolkata Municipal Corporation data said about 4,000 malaria cases had been reported in the city since January.

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