State Health Minister Ma Subramanian on Sunday denied reports of monkeypox outbreak in Tamil Nadu. “No cases of monkeypox have been reported so far. Only speculations are around that an air passenger to Tiruchy from Singapore and a few others in Nagercoil had the disease. However, tests revealed they were not infected. Even two children from Canada and America with rashes on… Continue reading "No cases of monkeypox yet in TN: Subramanian"
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The first case of monkeypox virus has been detected in Delhi. The patient, who has been admitted to the city’s Lok Nayak Jai Prakash Hospital, has no history of foreign travel. This is the fourth confirmed case of monkeypox virus being reported in India. The 34-year-old man had recently attended a stag party in Himachal Pradesh’s Manali. He was admitted to hospital… Continue reading "Fourth confirmed case of monkeypox virus reported in India"
With Kerala confirming the first case of monkeypox in the country on Thursday, Tamil Nadu Health Minister Ma Subramanian said that surveillance on all districts bordering Kerala is being undertaken. He said that all the passengers from other States are being checked for symptoms and in case of suspected cases, the individual will be screened and tested. The Health Minister,… Continue reading "Monkeypox: TN increases surveillance on Kerala borders"