“Dengue is an endemic disease. It is spreading at some places. It has not come in big number in any place. It becomes danger when it takes epidemic turn,” said Director, Medical Education and Training (DMET) CBK Mohanty.
According to information, dengue cases are on the rise in the city. Many have suffered from dengue fever. The RMRC in now conducting special camp for dengue tests at the Niladri Vihar CHC. While 14 persons were found having dengue fever yesterday, today’s sample tests confirm six persons suffering from the disease.
The Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation has deputed a special team to the Niladri Vihar area to take stock of the dengue situation there.