18 more Zika virus cases detected in J total 50
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18 more Zika virus cases detected in J total 50

Eighteen more people in Rajasthan s Jaipur district have tested positive for Zika virus, taking the total number of such cases to 50, a Union Health Ministry official said Friday. At least 10 of the news cases were reported from Jaipur s Shashtri Nagar locality. The figures were issued after a review meeting chaired by Rajasthan Health department s Additional Chief Secretary, Medical and Health, Veenu Gupta on Friday. The first case had surfaced on September 22. Fogging and other anti-larvae activities are being carried out in the Shastri Nagar area to prevent the spread of the virus. Earlier, a department official had said that 30 of the total cases were doing fine after treatment. At the review meeting, measures taken to contain the situation were discussed. The department has also issued an advisory for pregnant women staying outside Shastri Nagar not to visit the area. A control room has been activated at the National Centre for Disease Control to monitor the situation. The number

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