Novel Coronavirus – Saudi Arabia – Update
The Ministry of Health (MoH) in Saudi Arabia has announced seven additional laboratory-confirmed cases and a death in a previously confirmed case of Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV).
Disease Outbreak Fears in India Following Floods
The Union health ministry has deputed a high-level team which will review public health measures in Uttarakhand on Wednesday to allay concerns of disease outbreak after the widespread devastation in the flood-affected state.
The mass cremation of the bodies of hundreds of people killed in floods and landslides in Uttarakhand was delayed on Tuesday amid the fears of disease outbreak.