Not so alarming, revise Zika alert: India to CDC
Saturday, December 29, 2018, 7:36 AM
Zika is a mosquito-borne infection spread by a virus. In the alert on December 13, the CDC had said: "An outbreak of Zika has been reported in India. Zika is endemic (regularly found) in India. However, there is an unusual increase in the number of Zika cases in Rajasthan and surrounding states. Pregnant women should not travel to areas with risk of Zika."
Zika tally touches 130 with 5 new cases in Jaipur
Wednesday, October 24, 2018, 8:06 AM
Five more Zika positive cases were detected in Jaipur on Tuesday that took ZVD toll to 130. However, 117 of them have recovered completely claimed the health department official. Meanwhile, health department teams continue to conduct mosquito containing activities, survey and sample collection in affected areas and as per officials there is no need to panic as situation is under control.