Nipah virus infection; Convention zone declared

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  • A contingency zone has been declared in and around Chathamangalam panchayath where the Nipah virus has been reported.

  • Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan said that the NPA has strengthened its defense activities.

  • The pay ward block of the medical college has been completely vacated and the NIPA is set up for treatment and isolation.

A contingency zone has been declared in and around Chathamangalam panchayath where the Nipah virus has been reported.

The District Collector has declared the entire Chathamangalam Panchayat and Mukkam Municipality and Puthur Panchayat as wards adjoining Chathamangalam Panchayat within a radius of 3 km.

Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan said that the NPA has strengthened its defense activities. The pay ward block of the medical college has been completely vacated and the NIPA is set up for treatment and isolation.

A NIPA control room has been set up at a guest house in the district. The public can call 0495-2382500 and 0495-2382800.

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