New Delhi: With the arrival of monsoon, the capital city of India and its surrounding area has been gripped with various incidents of high fever and vector-borne diseases including Dengue, Malaria and Chikungunya.
As per reports a mysterious fever has claimed more than 10 live in a village named Sarfabad near Noida’s Sector 73 in last 2 weeks. Around 100 people are suffering in the village.
The officials of the Health department said, a medical camp was set up in Sarfabad following the incident in which a total of 350 patients in the camp and 80 people were found to have mild fever.
As per residents, the poor sanitation in the locality resulted in such a situation. Direction to spray anti-larval medicines in the affected areas has been ordered.
First Published | 26 August 2016 1:18 PM