Tripura | State govt mobilizes additional resources to tackle malaria outbreak
AGARTALA | September 24, 2018 (UNI):
Tripura government has made an additional arrangement of doctors and medical team along with medicines following the report of the fresh outbreak of malaria in hilly areas of Gandacherra sub-division in Dhalai district.
On Sunday, a six years old girl of Nabadapara tribal hamlet died of malaria without treatment while at least 19 persons of different villages of the sub-division were admitted to Gandacherra hospital in the past two days with the complaint of high fever and related ailment.
Health Minister Sudip Roybarman has reviewed the situation with the health administration and directed to mobilise all resources to prevent further spread of malaria and other vector-borne diseases in the interior parts of the state.