In View Of The Threat Of Zika Virus, The Health Department Issued Helpline Numbers, Also Sought Information From Private Doctors
After continuously getting infected with Zika virus in Kanpur, now the health department has become alert in Agra as well.
After Corona, Dengue, now the threat of Zika virus is looming. After continuously getting infected with Zika virus in Kanpur, now the health department has become alert in Agra as well. Helpline numbers have been issued by the Health Department. If a person falls ill after coming from the Zika virus infected area of Kanpur, Lucknow, then the health department will have to inform about it.
A large number of tourists come to Agra
Zika virus has been found infected in Kanpur, Lucknow, Kannauj. More than 100 infected have been found in Kanpur. In such a situation, now there is a threat of Zika virus in Agra too. A large number of tourists come here every day. In such a situation, people coming from the districts where there is an infection of Zika virus, special monitoring is being done. CMO Dr. Arun Srivastava informed that special surveillance has been arranged for people coming from Zika virus infected area in Kanpur. A control room has been set up for such people. If a person complains of fever or cough-cold after coming from there, then he can give information about it to the control room. After this the suspected person will be screened by the Health Department team. Arrangements for taking samples have been made at SN Medical College.
this is the help line number
The helpline numbers of the control room issued by the Health Department are 0562-2600412, 2600508 and 9458569043. People coming from Kanpur or other Zika virus infected districts can contact the control room if they get symptoms. Apart from this, private hospitals and doctors have also been asked by the Health Department to provide information about Zika virus suspects.