Centre sends staff to UP after IAF officer assessments constructive for Zika virus

The case was reported from Kanpur district, well being officers stated on Sunday, including that the method of contract tracing and monitoring of individuals’s well being within the neighborhood are already underway as per the protocols laid down by the World Health Organisation (WHO).

The National Institute of Virology in Pune confirmed on Sunday that the affected person had examined constructive for Zika virus.

Chief Medical Officer Nepal Singh stated that the IAF official had been admitted to the Air Force hospital a couple of days in the past with some well being points, together with fever and kidney dysfunction.