After Cholera Outbreak In Odisha’s Rayagada, Diarrhoea Scare In Koraput; One Dead

OB Bureau

Jeypore: A person died of suspected diarrhoea at Chikamba in Odisha’s Koraput district on Wednesday, according to media reports. Ten others, with diarrhoea symptoms, have been admitted to health centres.

Six villagers have been admitted to the Giriligumma Primary Health Centre (PHC), while four others are under treatment at the Community Health Centre (CHC).

The diarrhoea scare in Koraput comes even as the state government has scrambled to contain the outbreak of cholera in neighbouring Rayagada district. Eight persons have died of cholera in Rayagada’s Kashipur block while at least 100 others are undergoing treatment at different health facilities.

OB Bureau

Recent Posts

When Chaos Is Order

Forbearance, a factor critical to sustainability of democracy, is collapsing across the world. Maybe for…

October 2, 2022

OUAT Team Treats Injured Tusker Found In Odisha Forest

Baripada: A team of veterinary surgeons from the Odisha University of Agriculture & Technology (OUAT)…

October 2, 2022

National Games: Odisha Bag Gold Medals In Rowing, Gymnastics

Ahmedabad: Odisha sportspersons enjoyed a great day at the 36th National Games, bagging two gold…

October 2, 2022

Mulayam Singh Yadav Rushed To Hospital; Condition Critical

Gurugram: Samajwadi Party founder and former Uttar Pradesh chief minister Mulayam Singh Yadav has been…

October 2, 2022

Odisha ZP Member Death: Minister Asks Opposition To Refrain From Doing Politics Over Dead

Bhubaneswar: Amid the raging brouhaha over the death of BJD Zilla Parishad member Dharmendra Sahoo,…

October 2, 2022

NGT Asks Odisha Govt To Revive A Dead River In Cuttack In 6 Months

Bhubaneswar: The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has directed the Odisha government to take steps for…

October 2, 2022