At least 23 people have been killed in Kerala since Saturday night as a result of the heavy rains that triggered landslides in the districts of Idukki and Kottayam. 14 have been found dead in Kottayam, and nine in Idukki. Bodies of all reported missing persons have been recovered in the flood- and landslide-affected districts, as well as the bodies of some who… Continue reading "23 feared dead due to heavy rains in Kerala"
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With COVID-19 cases rising in Kerala, adequate steps should be taken to contain the inter-state spread of the infection, Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya said as he urged Karnataka and Tamil Nadu to increase the pace of vaccination in border districts. In a telephonic conversation with the health ministers of Karnataka and Tamil Nadu, Mandaviya reviewed the COVID-19 situation in… Continue reading "Amid rising cases in Kerala, Union Minister urges TN to increase vaccination in borders"
Two more cases of Zika virus have been detected in Kerala, taking the total case count to 30, of which 10 are active cases, Kerala Health Minister Veena George said on Friday. The two people who tested positive for the virus are residents of Nedungadand Anayara areas of Thiruvananthapuram, the minister said in a health department release. The infection was… Continue reading "Two more test Zika positive in Kerala, total case stands at 30"