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Maharashtra reports its first Zika virus case in Pune village

Maharashtra on Saturday announced its first instance of zika virus in Pune’s Belsar town, turning into the second state after Kerala to report a case.

As indicated by authorities of the state general wellbeing division, a 50-year-elderly person from Pune’s Purandar tehsil tried positive for the contamination on Friday. The lady has additionally tried positive for Chickungunya.

The zika virus infection can strike due to the zika virus (ZIKV), which is a mosquito-borne human flavivirus. (AP)

A group from general wellbeing division authorities visited the Belsar town to do an examination. “The zika patient in Belsar town has totally recuperated and she has no indications now. State quick reaction group likewise did an investigation in the town and led a gathering with the neighborhood specialists and wellbeing staff to illuminate them about the rules,” said Dr Pradip Awate, state reconnaissance official.

The zika virus disease can strike due to the zika infection (ZIKV), which is a mosquito-borne human flavivirus. It very well may be sent through for the most part Aedes mosquitoes, which nibble during early mornings or even late nights. Indications are for the most part gentle and incorporate fever, rash, conjunctivitis, muscle and joint torment, discomfort, or migraine.

Till Saturday, Kerala has recorded an aggregate of 63 zika infection cases. The state announced its first instance of zika infection in a pregnant lady on July 8, following which a statewide alarm was given, and specialists were approached to screen cases. Out of the 63 cases, three are dynamic and none of them are hospitalized, state wellbeing clergyman Veena George said in an authority articulation on Saturday.

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