Print Edition - 2018-10-12  |  News Digest

One dies of scrub typhus

DADELDHURA

Oct 12, 2018-

Scrub typhus has led to the death of a woman in Dadeldhura. Health officials said 22-year-old Saraswati Bhatta of Bhulkudaki in Ajaya-meru Rural Muni-cipality-4 died recently while at Dhangadhi Zonal Hospital. Saras-wati’s mother Harina Devi Bhatta, 50, who was also diagnosed with the disease, is being treated at the same hospital. Dr Jeevan Kharel of District Public Health Office said medical team has been sent to the affected site to stop the outbreak of the disease. (RSS)

Published: 12-10-2018 07:53

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