|58 dengue cases in Mizoram since February|
AIZAWL, Nov 1 - With 34 people infected with dengue in Mizoram since October 25, altogether 58 dengue cases have been detected in the State since February this year, Integrated Disease Surveillance Program (ISDP) State Nodal Officer Dr Pachuau Lalmalsawma said today.
Lalmalsawma told PTI that of the 58 patients, only two persons got infected outside the State.
Of the persons infected in the State, there were cases from rural areas, prompting the State government to discontinue screening of passengers at the lone Lengpui airport near Aizawl from October 1 last. No one has died of the disease in the State and all the patients have been cured, he said. – PTI