Two Zika Virus Cases Reported In Lucknow

Lucknow is the third district in Uttar Pradesh to report the virus after Kanpur and Kannauj.

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Two cases of Zika virus have been reported in the Lucknow, a senior government official said on Friday.

Lucknow is the third district in Uttar Pradesh to report the virus after Kanpur and Kannauj.

The total number of Zika virus cases in the state crossed 111 in which 108 have been registered from Kanpur and one from Kannauj.

But 17 patients have recovered in Kanpur.

A 30 year old man living in Hussainganj area and a 24 year old woman from Krishanagar area on Kanpur Road have been quarantined and stable. Their samples were taken for tests under local sampling.

The samples of their family and friends have been taken and fogging and anti-larva spray is being done in their homes, he added.

Additional Chief Secretary, Medical Health, Amit Mohan Prasad had instructed the officials to take all the measures to check spread of the disease.

Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath visited Kanpur on Wednesday held meetings with the district and health authorities and discussed the efforts to deal with the Zika virus in the district.

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