Measles outbreak: Measles outbreak on the rise in Mumbai, 13 deaths in a month – न्यूज़लीड India

Measles outbreak: Measles outbreak on the rise in Mumbai, 13 deaths in a month


India

oi-Pallavi Kumari

,

Updated: Thursday, November 24, 2022, 10:54 [IST]

google oneindia news

Measles outbreak in Mumbai: Measles outbreak is increasing in the areas around Mumbai. There have been 13 deaths due to measles in a month. As of Wednesday, 233 cases were registered in Mumbai, of which more than 200 have been registered in the last two months. This data is very high compared to the last few years. Mumbai had 10 cases and 1 death in 2021, 29 cases and no deaths in 2020. In 2019, there were 37 cases and 3 deaths. But this year the havoc of measles has increased.

Measles Outbreak In Mumbai

Of the 13 deaths reported so far, 09 were from Mumbai while the rest occurred in other areas of the city. One from Nalasopara and three from Bhiwandi. Out of this, while three deaths were newborn children of 0-11 months. Whereas 08 deaths occurred between 1-2 years and two deaths occurred between 3-5 years. The first death occurred between October 26-27, when three children Fazal Khan (13 months), Nooreen (3.5 years), Hasnain (5 years) died within 48 hours in Govandi area. Except for a 14-month-old girl who died at Kalwa District Hospital in Thane, all the other deaths occurred in hospitals in Mumbai.

According to the information provided by the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC), 30 new cases of measles have been reported on Wednesday. The patients were admitted to government hospitals in the city. While 22 patients were discharged during this period.

As of November 17, Malegaon has reported 51 cases, Bhiwandi 37, Thane 28, Nashik 17, Thane Rural 15, Akola 11, Nashik and Yavatmal 10 each from areas around Mumbai. 10 cases and nine each in Kalyan-Dombivli and Vasai-Virar.

The case count in Maharashtra has gone up to 553 till Wednesday, which is six times more than last year. The state recorded 193 cases and 3 deaths in 2020. In 2019, 153 cases and 3 deaths were reported.

read this also-Odisha: More than 30 people injured in fireworks during immersion procession in Kendrapara arearead this also-Odisha: More than 30 people injured in fireworks during immersion procession in Kendrapara area

  • Earthquake tremors felt in Arunachal Pradesh and Maharashtra’s Nashik this morning, magnitude 3.8
  • Washim: Polisancha Cinestyle Pathlag Suru Asatana Scorpiochi Duchakis Dhadak, one person killed
  • Bharat Jodo Yatra: BJP claims, said- ‘Rahul gives money to actors’ – Congress said- ‘BJP does this, don’t we?’
  • Biloli: Potcha collect jhala vaari..; Mulanech banana wilikacha kurhadine blood..!
  • Maharashtra government issues order for one day paid leave for voting in Gujarat
  • Ghansawangi: Country liquor and police raid at Ekalhera
  • Gadkari on Governor Koshyari’s remark, ‘Shivaji our God, respects more than parents’
  • Ghansawangi: Nationalist Congress supremacy over Raja Takli Society
  • Controversy on Shivaji: Politics heats up due to Governor’s statement, Shinde faction’s MLA demands to be sent to another state
  • Balapur: Combing operation carried out at Ural Police Station
  • Shraddha Case: Aftab’s family absconded from Vasai, now hotel staff will be questioned in Mumbai, the killer was the chef here
  • Badnera: The dead body of a strange person was found near the railway station.
  • Rahul Gandhi calls Sanjay Raut amid ‘Savarkar controversy’, this conversation took place between the two
  • Maharashtra: Major accident on Pune-Bengaluru highway, 48 vehicles damaged, 30 injured
  • Sanjay Raut targets Rahul Gandhi on Savarkar’s ‘Bharat Jodo Yatra…par pani fer diya’
  • Shraddha murder: Delhi Police interrogated Shraddha’s ex-manager, know the latest updates so far
  • Air India flight returned midway after 12 minutes of flight, emergency landing in Mumbai
  • There was a stir on BS Koshyari’s statement that ‘Shivaji is old’, Sanjay Raun said – Governor should resign

english summary

Measles outbreak hits Mumbai 13 deaths in a month all you need to know

A note to our visitors

By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our updated privacy policy.