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Health News

October 2006

Dengue: 107 deaths confirmed

New Delhi | October 19, 2006
Dengue cases continue to rise, particularly in the capital, with the Union Health Ministry confirming 107 deaths nationwide.

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JE claims 250 lives in UP

Gorakhpur | October 18, 2006
The Japanese Encephalitis (JE) toll in Uttar Pradesh has reached 250, following the death of seven children during the last 24 hrs.

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21 new suspected dengue cases reported in PGIMER

Chandigarh | October 18, 2006
In the last 24 hours, 21 new cases of suspected dengue fever have been reported in the Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER) here.

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