NiV toll in Kerala rises to 14 as one more dies

Last Modified Sunday, 27 May 2018 (21:17 IST)
KozhikodeThe death toll due to deadly (NiV) infection in Kerala climbed to 14 with one more person succumbing in this district on Sunday.
Sources said, Abhin (26), hailing from Palazi,  breathed his last due to high fever caused by the brain damaging virus in a private hospital.
Sources  said nine persons with the symptoms of Infection were admitted to Kozhikode Medical College today.
Apart from this, 175 persons were under close observation for the virus in various hospitals in the state,  Health department sources said.
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