Patna. The continuously increasing cases of dengue in the district has exposed the claims made by the Health Department and the Municipal Corporation Administration regarding the eradication of dengue. Khanpurti is being done in the name of pesticide spraying in the wards. On Friday, 153 new patients were found in Patna district. With this the number of dengue patients has reached 3887. Maximum number of dengue patients have been found – 47 in Patliputra zone, 26 in Bankipur, 11 in Nutan Rajdhani, 12 in Kankarbagh, six in Danapur, five in Phulwarisharif, two in Patna City, between two to four in Azimabad and other rural areas. At present, 118 patients are admitted in dengue wards in PMCH, IGIMS, NMCH and Patna AIIMS of the city. Whereas within 24 hours, 16 patients were discharged from the respective hospitals and returned to their homes.
Seven new dengue patients found in Begusarai district
The number of dengue patients is continuously increasing in Begusarai district. Seven new dengue patients were found in the district on Friday. The total number of dengue patients has now reached 411. Sadar Hospital and Municipal Corporation Administration are in full alert mode regarding dengue. Civil Surgeon Dr. Pramod Kumar has appealed to the people to be cautious.
Dengue confirmed in 12 more patients in Muzaffarpur district
The number of dengue patients has started increasing in Muzaffarpur district. During investigation on Friday, 12 new cases of dengue were confirmed in SKMCH. In one patient, both dengue and chikungunya were found. So far this year, 247 dengue patients have been found in the district. District Vector Borne Disease Control Officer Dr. Satish Kumar said that 12 new dengue patients have been found in the test report from the lab. Patients admitted for treatment in SKMCH and private hospitals are being monitored. In private hospitals, the blood samples of patients whose dengue is confirmed are being sent to the lab for ELISA test. All PHCs have been alerted.
Three dengue patients found again in Nalanda district
The sting of dengue still continues in Bihar Sharif. Out of 56 samples tested in the laboratory of Sadar Hospital, three were dengue positive. The number of patients in the district has reached 165. Malaria Inspector Chittaranjan Kumar said that fogging of medicine was done to control dengue in Parwalpur and Islampur. Dengue patients were identified there recently.
Four dengue patients found in Munger, total figure 483
The process of finding dengue patients continues in Munger district. On Friday also, four new dengue patients were found in the ELISA test in the district. After this, the total number of dengue patients found so far in the district has increased to 483. At the same time, patients suffering from suspected dengue symptoms are still being admitted to Sadar Hospital every day. Hospital Deputy Superintendent Dr. Raman Kumar said that a total of four dengue patients were found in the ELISA test in the district on Friday. Not a single patient out of these was admitted to Sadar Hospital for treatment.
Total 483 patients suffering from dengue till now
On Friday, two dengue patients detected earlier were discharged after recovery. Whereas at present a dengue patient found positive in ELISA test is undergoing treatment in Sadar Hospital. He said that so far a total of 483 patients have been found suffering from dengue in the district. In which a total of 62 were admitted for treatment. Whereas a total of 61 patients recovered after treatment. As of Friday, a total of 54 patients are being treated in the pre-fabricated hospital of Sadar Hospital. One of which is ELIZA positive. While the remaining patients are suffering from suspected symptoms of dengue.
Three new dengue patients found in Jehanabad
Dengue havoc continues unabated in Jehanabad district. In the latest case, three new dengue patients have been found. One of these is a resident of Pali Kako, while two patients are from Jehanabad urban area. Among the patients from the urban area, one patient is from Raja Bazar, while the other is from Erki locality. All these dengue patients have been kept in home care. With the discovery of these three patients, the number of patients suffering from dengue in the district has increased to 71.
Seven reported dengue positive in Gaya, 14 patients admitted
The reports of seven people have come positive in dengue investigation in the district. Civil Surgeon Dr. Ranjan Kumar Singh said that 14 patients are undergoing treatment in the dengue ward of Magadh Medical. This includes nine confirmed and five suspected patients. On Friday, a patient was discharged after recovery. He said that in case the platelets machine breaks down, needy patients will be referred.
Five new dengue patients found in Siwan, number increased to 159
Dengue continues to wreak havoc in Siwan district. Five new dengue patients were found in the confirmation test on Thursday. In this way, the number of dengue patients has now reached 159 as per government figures. In the dengue confirmation test on Thursday, three patients were included from Siwan city of Sadar block, one patient from Badharia and one patient from Pachrukhi. In the areas of Siwan Municipal Council area where dengue patients are being found, fogging and spraying is not being done on time by the Municipal Council. Due to this, dengue infection is spreading rapidly. The District Malaria Department is providing the list of infected areas to the Nagar Panchayats and Municipal Council. It seems that fogging and spraying is being done on paper only by Nagar Panchayats and Municipal Council.