22 Test Positive For Zika In Jaipur, Bihar On Alert, PM Modi Seeks Report
NDTV Published on Oct 9, 2018
Twenty two people were tested positive for Zika virus in Rajasthan's Jaipur following which the Prime Minister's Office sought a detailed report from the Union Health Ministry. A team from the ministry will visit Jaipur today to take stock of the situation. The first person, a woman, was tested positive for Zika virus on September 24 following which 22 more samples were sent to the National Institute of Virology in Pune for testing. The seven people infected with Zika virus live in the same neighbourhood.