Jaundice outbreak in Sonepur: 8 including 7 minor tested positive
Sonepur: Jaundice outbreak in Sonepur has raised concern among the residents of S Rampur village under Dunguripali block following detection of a number of positive cases.
As per reports, eight persons including seven children have tested positive of jaundice after examination of blood samples. They have been reportedly admitted to the district headquarters hospital.
While six are undergoing treatment at the DHH, two of them have been shifted to Burla hospital after their health condition deteriorated.
Fearing a further spread of the disease, the district health authorities have swung into action and started conducting medical check-up of the villagers.