LifeStyle

13 Indians Test Positive For Zika In Singapore, Says MEA

NEWS WORLD INDIA | 0
54
| } September 1 , 2016 , 10:53 IST
[caption id="attachment_188542" align="aligncenter" width="700"]13 Indians Test Positive For Zika In Singapore, Says MEA 13 Indians Test Positive For Zika In Singapore, Says MEA[/caption] Foreign ministry on Thursday confirmed that 13 Indian nationals have tested positive for Zika virus in Singapore. ALSO READ:Singapore Reports 41 Locally Transmitted Zika Cases The Virus is a infection transmitted by the bite of an infected Aedes mosquito, which also carries the dengue and chikungunya viruses. ALSO READ:Zika Virus Can Cause Joint Deformities In Babies, Says Study According to reports, An outbreak of the virus in parts of Singapore has seen the number of confirmed cases rise to at least 82.

Culex Mosquito Not A Vector For Zika, New Research Suggests | NWI

[…] serve as vectors of one or more important diseases of birds, humans and other animals. ALSO READ: 13 Indians Test Positive For Zika In Singapore, Says MEA The species are brown in colour and are responsible for transmitting diseases like West Nile virus […]