Ahmedabad civic body not told about Zika, officials say didn't want to cause panic - The Indian Express

When contacted, Dr Vijay Kohli, entomologist, Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation, said: “I also read the report a few hours ago and I am not equipped with information at the moment." 0. Shares. Facebook · Twitter · Google Plus · Whatsapp. Written by ...

Zika 'low-level' India entry - Calcutta Telegraph

New Delhi, May 27: India has detected its first Zika virus infections in three adults in Ahmedabad, who have no recent history of foreign travel, suggesting "low-level local transmission" of the microbe that can cause brain damage in developing foetuses.

WHO confirms India's 1st Zika virus cases in Ahmedabad - Times of India

AHMEDABAD: India's first three cases of the Zika virus were reported between February 2016 and January 2017 in Ahmedabad, the World Health Organization (WHO) confirmed in its disease outbreak bulletin released on Friday. It said the Centre confirmed ...

Zika virus cases in Ahmedabad: Here are some major guidelines to keep yourself safe from the mosquito-borne disease - Financial Express

Soon after the detonative outspread of the disastrous Zika virus last year, several countries including India flagged off an immediate alarm to halt the further spread of mosquito-borne disease. By: FE Online | Published: May 28, 2017 1:32 AM. 0. Shares.

WHO reports Zika outbreak in country - The Tribune

Zika is spread mostly by the bite of an infected Aedes species mosquito. Reuters file photo. Aditi Tandon. Tribune News Service. New Delhi, May 27. The World Health Organisation (WHO) today announced the Zika virus outbreak in India, reporting the ...

Zika Virus: All That You Should Know - NDTV

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has confirmed three cases of Zika virus, including a pregnant woman, reported from Gujarat's Ahmedabad, the first in the country. All the cases are from the Bapunagar area of Ahmedabad. Here's all you wll want to ...

Govt. keeping close watch on India's first Zika cases - Web India 123

The Health Ministry has asked the public to remain calm and said that India has a strong surveillance system to detect and contain new Zika virus infection. Hours after the WHO confirmed the first three cases of Zika Virus, including a pregnant woman ...

WHO says India reports cases of Zika virus - Reuters

FILE PHOTO: Aedes aegypti mosquitoes are seen inside Oxitec laboratory in Campinas, Brazil, on February 2, 2016. REUTERS/Paulo Whitaker/File Photo. NEW DELHI India has reported cases of the Zika virus, the World Health Organization said, adding that ...

First three Zika cases in India found in Gujarat, says WHO - India.com

New Delhi, May 27 (IANS) India has detected three Zika-affected patients, including a pregnant women -- all from Ahmedabad in Gujarat, says a World Health Organisation (WHO) report. By IANS Feeds | Published: May 27, 2017 11:31 PM IST Email. 0 Shares.

Country's first three Zika cases from Ahmedabad - Ahmedabad Mirror

The first three cases of Zika virus confirmed in India are from Ahmedabad in Gujarat, declared World Health Organisation on Saturday. As per the WHO report, all three cases of Zika were reported from Bapunagar area in the city. The first infection was ...

Here's How You Can Protect Yourself From The Zika Virus - NDTV

World Health Organization (WHO) has confirmed the first three cases of Zika virus in India – all of them from the Bapunagar area of Ahmedabad. However, the WHO did not recommend any travel or trade restriction to India based on the current information ...

Zika virus enters India: Identify Symptoms & remedies, Steps to take for precautions against mosquito-borne disease - India.com

The three cases that have been confirmed in India by the World Health Organisation are all from Gujarat's Ahmedabad area. By Aishwarya Krishnan | Published: May 27, 2017 11:11 PM IST Email. 0 Shares. Facebook share; Twitter share; Share on Google+ ...

Here's what WHO has advised us about Zika and the three Zika cases confirmed in detail - TheHealthSite

The World Health Organisation confirmed three cases of Zika. This mosquito-borne disease has been confirmed to have also affected a pregnant woman in Gujrat's Ahmedabad. These are laboratory confirmed cases of Zika virus disease in Bapunagar area of ...

Zika hit India in January, Government kept silent - Daily News & Analysis

Almost six months after three cases of the deadly Zika virus were reported from Ahmedabad in Gujarat, the World Health Organisation (WHO) has finally made the information public. Surprisingly, the Union Health Ministry is still silent on the issue ...

WHO confirms 3 Zika cases in India, health ministry says no cause for worry - Times of India

NEW DELHI: The Health Ministry on Saturday said there was no cause for worry after the World Health Organisation (WHO) confirmed three cases of mosquito-borne Zika virus in the country. The ministry said it was closely monitoring the individual cases, ...

WHO confirms first three Zika virus cases in India - Economic Times

NEW DELHI: The World Health Organisation (WHO) has confirmed three cases of Zika virus, including a pregnant woman, reported from Gujarat's Ahmedabad, the first in the country. All the cases are from the Bapunagar area of the city. "The Ministry of ...

Zika virus infections may cause eye diseases to unborn babies, says study - Normangee Star

Zika virus infection passes efficiently from a pregnant monkey to its fetus, spreading inflammatory damage throughout the tissues that support the fetus and the fetus's developing nervous system, and suggesting a wider threat in human pregnancies than ...

For over four months, health authorities have taken no action on Zika infection cases in India - Scroll.in

Doctors in Ahmedabad learnt about three Zika cases from the city on May 26 from WHO, which was informed on May 15. The first case was detected on January 4. by Priyanka Vora. Published 4 hours ago. For over four months, health authorities have taken ...

10 Quick Facts About The Zika Virus - NDTV

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has confirmed three cases of Zika virus, including a pregnant woman, reported from Gujarat's Ahmedabad, the first in the country. Here are some key facts about the Zika virus: The virus, originally named ZIKV, was ...

3 Cases of Zika in India, Health Ministry Says Keeping Close Watch - The Quint

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has confirmed three cases of Zika virus, including a pregnant woman, reported from Gujarat's Ahmedabad. This is the first instance of Zika in the country. All the cases are from the Bapunagar area of the city. The ...