The ‘organic pesticide’ costs Rs 1,940 per litre and the civic body will need 2.18 lakh litres, arriving at a total cost of Rs 42. 72 crore.
17 Oct 2018 2:09 AM
While the total number of dengue cases this year till Sept. 8 stood at 147, it rose to 243 by Saturday.
18 Sep 2018 12:51 AM
No fresh case of chikungunya has also been reported in the last week. The total number of chikungunya cases this year stands at 41.
21 Aug 2018 1:34 AM
At least 10 people had died in Delhi due to dengue last year. Five of the 10 victims were not Delhi residents, but had died in the capital.
10 Apr 2018 6:35 AM
There has been an alarming decline in the allocation of funds for preventing these diseases.
03 Apr 2018 3:03 AM
Three more deaths were reported in October by the South Delhi Municipal Corporation, which tabulates the data for the capital.
12 Dec 2017 8:23 AM
The victims were identified as Sabita Rani Dey of Netaji Nagar and Soumyadip Pal of Kestopur in the outskirts of the city.
06 Nov 2017 2:29 AM
Meanwhile another woman died due to suspected symptoms of dengue at Basirhat in North 24 Parganas.
23 Oct 2017 5:06 AM
The numbers of malaria and chikungunya cases recorded in the city till September 30 stood at 95 and 589, respectively.
04 Oct 2017 2:48 AM