Japanese Encephalitis — India
A child in Bihar’s Muzaffarpur has been detected with symptoms of acute encephalitis syndrome (AES) in Shrikrishna Medical College and Hospital (SKMCK), and paediatrics department has confirmed the case on Friday [19 Feb 2021].
“Paediatrics department yesterday [Thu 18 Feb 2021] confirmed one case of AES in Muzaffarpur’s SKMC Hospital,” hospital superintendent Dr BS Jha said. “We are prepared to deal with this case; we have arranged the medicines. There will be a review meeting on 24 Feb