Did the government stay mum on Zika in India? - NewsBytes

The World Health Organization has released a report that said three cases of Zika were recently reported in Ahmedabad in Gujarat, with one as recently as January 2017. However the Union Health Ministry is still silent on the issue, despite having ...

India reports 1st 3 cases of Zika virus infection - Nikkei Asian Review

NEW DELHI (kyodo) -- Three cases of infection with the Zika virus have been confirmed in India, the country's Health and Family Welfare Ministry said Sunday. According to the World Health Organization, the infections are the first confirmed cases in ...

India confirms first Zika virus cases—WHO - The Manila Times

NEW DELHI: The Indian health ministry has confirmed its first cases of the Zika virus, the World Health Organization has said, the latest nation to be affected by the mosquito-borne virus that sparked global concern. Zika—which can cause babies to be ...

WHO says 3 Zika cases detected in India for 1st time - Mount Olive Tribune

India has reported three cases of the Zika virus for the first time, including two pregnant women who delivered healthy babies. Health Ministry officials said Sunday that the three patients in western Gujarat state had recovered. "There is no need to ...

India reports its first three cases of the Zika virus - Medical Xpress

In this Jan. 27, 2016, file photo, an Aedes aegypti mosquito known to carry the Zika virus, is photographed through a microscope at the Fiocruz institute in Recife, Pernambuco state, Brazil. India has reported three cases of the Zika virus …more ...

3 cases of Zika Virus detect in India - The Peninsula Qatar

New Delhi: The World Health Organisation (WHO) has reported three cases of Zika virus-associated birth defects in India, all from Bapunagar area. The WHO said that two cases were detected in February and November last year, while a third case was ...

India reports three cases of Zika virus - The National

NEW DELHI // India has reported three cases of the Zika virus for the first time, including two pregnant women who delivered healthy babies. The three patients were from Gujarat state and have recovered, health ministry officials said. "There is no ...

Zika virus in India: WHO says three cases found in Gujarat; government says all victims have recovered - Financial Express

The virus is spread by female mosquitos of the Aedes aegypti variety, the insect also spreads yellow fever dengue and chikungunya. The mosquito usually bites during the day, the mosquitoes are particularly active during the morning and the evening.

Gujarat: After India's first Zika virus case, chief minister says complete precautions taken - India Today

The World Health Organisation on Saturday released a statement confirming India's first Zika virus cases in Gujarat's Ahmedabad. IndiaToday.in | Posted by Isha Gupta. desk-itgd@intoday.com. New Delhi, May 28, 2017 | UPDATED 13:52 IST. A +A -. close.

India: WHO confirms first 3 cases of Zika virus - www.worldbulletin.net

The World Health Organization (WHO) has confirmed the first three cases of Zika virus disease in India. All the three cases were reported from Ahmedabad city of Gujarat state. Two pregnant women were found to be infected with Zika virus. These cases ...

Zika virus cases detected in India: All you need to know about the mosquito-borne disease - Firstpost

The Zika virus — the latest health scare to grip the planet — created flutters in India as three new cases were detected in Ahmedabad in India. The virus, although discovered in 1947 in the forests of Uganda, came to prominence in 2015 when pregnant ...

Here's what you need to know about Zika in India - Scroll.in

Three cases have been reported in Ahmedabad. The WHO has recommended basic precautions against mosquitos but not suggested travel restrictions in the country. by Scroll Staff. Published an hour ago. Here's what you need to know about Zika in India.

India reported cases of Zika virus, World Health Organization says - India Today

India has reported cases of the Zika virus, the World Health Organization (WHO) has said, adding that efforts should be made to strengthen surveillance. The WHO said that on May 15 India's health ministry reported three confirmed cases from Gujarat ...

Zika signs, symptoms, treatments: All about the virus causing global alarm - India Today

While the Gujarat Health Minister has said that there was no need to be worried as actions have been taken in accordance to the guidelines of WHO, the world body has noted that the country may see more cases of Zika in the future. Reuters | Posted by ...

Health officials: Fight mosquitoes - Northwest Georgia News

The West Nile virus is here and the mosquito-borne Zika cases might be on their way. Public health officials in Northwest Georgia say a key in avoiding the viruses is to make the mosquitoes go away. Public health officials are ramping up their ...

Why did Centre take late action despite signs of Zika's presence? - Down To Earth Magazine (press release) (registration) (blog)

One of the cases that have been reported positive now was from February 2016. Credit: Wikimedia Commons. It was September 16, 2016. I was working on an article on the mystery fever that was haunting Delhi and other parts of India. The official version ...

Zika landed in India in 2016: All you need to know about the dreaded virus - Business Standard

Zika, the dreaded virus spread by mosquitoes, has finally found its way to India. File photo. ALSO READ. WHO confirms Zika virus cases in Ahmedabad, the country's first Gujarat govt signs Rs 67k cr MoU for Ahmedabad-Mumbai bullet train project Gujarat ...

Zika virus in India: Symptoms, treatment and protective measures you need to follow! - Zee News

The flavivirus is known to be carried by an infected Aedes species mosquito (Ae. aegypti and Ae. Albopictus) that are also responsible for the transmission of dengue and chikungunya viruses. By Zee Media Bureau | Last Updated: Sunday, May 28, 2017 - 11 ...

First three Zika cases in India found in Gujarat, says WHO - The News Minute

India has detected three Zika-affected patients, including a pregnant women -- all from Ahmedabad in Gujarat, says a World Health Organisation (WHO) report. Earlier, all the three cases had been confirmed by the Union Health Ministry's labratories ...

Three Zika cases detected in India: Causes, symptoms and prevention - Hindustan Times

In India, the Zika virus–which has no cure or vaccine–was first found in Pune 64 years ago, as part of a survey that was testing immunity to Japanese and Russian varieties of a virus-borne brain infection called encephalitis. india Updated: May 28 ...