Nipah outbreak in India, Nepal on alert

Virus found in India’s Kerala now is Bangladeshi variant, less infectious but more lethal. Nipah outbreak in India, Nepal on alert
Members of a medical team from Kozhikode Medical College carry areca nut and guava fruit samples to conduct tests for Nipah virus in Maruthonkara village in Kozhikode district, Kerala, India, September 13, 2023. Reuters
Arjun Poudel
Published at : September 15, 2023
Updated at : September 15, 2023 07:28

Arjun Poudel

Arjun Poudel is a health reporter for The Kathmandu Post. Before joining the Post, he worked for Sagarmatha Television, Naya Patrika, Republica and The Himalayan Times.