A- A A+
Last Updated : Jun 1 2020 2:16PM     Screen Reader Access
News Highlights
Several states announce relaxations in activities in first phase of nationwide 'unlock'            Over 91,000 people recover from COVID-19            Reform in Health, Medical education given top priority by govt says PM; Lauds front line health care workers in fight against corona virus            Delhi Chief Minister announces sealing of state borders for one week            Railways to ferry over 1,45,000 passengers by 200 Special trains across country today           

State News

Jun 13, 2019
1:43PM

Bihar govt deploys additional doctors at Muzaffarpur in wake of Encephalitis

PTI
Bihar Government has deployed additional doctors at Muzaffarpur in view of the alarming situation of Encephalitis in the district and it's adjoining areas.

Most of them are paediatricians. They have been deputed at Sri Krishna Medical College Hospital and Kejriwal Hospital in Muzaffarpur.

Chief Minister Nitish Kumar reviewed the situation and instructed health officials to provide all medical facilities to ailing children.64 children have so far died due to Encephalitis.

Maximum casualties have been reported from Muzaffarpur. 82 children are undergoing treatment in hospitals. Condition of eight children is critical.

Casualties have also been reported from Samastipur and Vaishali districts. A multi-specialist high-level team is in Muzaffarpur to assist local machinery in the containment and management of rising cases of Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES).


The expert team has sent a preliminary report to the Health Ministry. It has advised increasing health facilities in the hospital.

   Related News

Live Twitter Feed

Listen News

Morning News 1 (Jun) Midday News 31 (May) News at Nine 31 (May) Hourly 1 (Jun) (1300hrs)
समाचार प्रभात 1 (Jun) दोपहर समाचार 31 (May) समाचार संध्या 31 (May) प्रति घंटा समाचार 1 (Jun) (1305hrs)
Khabarnama (Mor) 1 (Jun) Khabrein(Day) 1 (Jun) Khabrein(Eve) 31 (May)
Aaj Savere 1 (Jun) Parikrama 31 (May)

Listen Programs

Market Mantra 31 (May) Samayki 31 (May) Sports Scan 23 (Mar) Spotlight/News Analysis 31 (May) Samachar Darshan 22 (Mar) Radio Newsreel 21 (Mar)
    Public Speak

    Country wide 12 (Mar) Surkhiyon Mein 31 (May) Charcha Ka Vishai Ha 11 (Mar) Vaad-Samvaad 17 (Mar) Money Talk 17 (Mar) Current Affairs 6 (Mar)
  • Money Matters 22 (Mar)
  • International News 22 (Mar)
  • Press Review 23 (Mar)
  • From the States 23 (Mar)
  • Let's Connect 22 (Mar)
  • 360°- Ek Parivesh 23 (Mar)
  • Know Your Constitution 30 (Jan)
  • Ek Bharat Shreshta Bharat 22 (Mar)
  • Sanskriti Darshan 23 (Mar)
  • Fit India New India 23 (Mar)
  • Weather Report 21 (Mar)
  • North East Diaries 22 (Mar)
  • 150 Years of Bapu 22 (Mar)
  • Sector Specific Discussions 22 (Mar)