Nipah virus was reported to a 12-year-old boy in Kozhikode this morning. A team from the National Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has arrived to serve technical support to Kerala stated the Union ministry of health and family welfare. About three samples were tested positive from the National Institute of Virology Pune. However, the boy’s life could not be saved.
Immediate public health measures have been taken care of in the district and actively tracing the contact.
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