West Nile Virus Spread in Kerala, Health Ministry Team to Assess the
The government said it has dispatched a multi-disciplinary Central group from the National Center for Disease Control (NCDC) to survey the spread of West Nile Virus (WNV) in Kerala.
The Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) has likewise been cautioned, and a nearby watch is being kept up at the Central and state level. There are no reports of the spread of the infection to some other piece of the nation.
West Nile fever is spread by Culex mosquitoes, and the contamination could be affirmed just if the second examples test positive. Manifestations incorporate fever, headache, tiredness, body aches, nausea, vomiting, occasionally a skin rash on the body, and swollen lymph glands.
The World Health Organization (WHO) says the WNV is transmitted to people through nibbles from mosquitoes which get tainted when they feed on contaminated fowls.