Nipah virus cases

What are the symptoms of Nipah virus and is it contagious?

Each winter, Bangladesh grapples with the spread of Nipah virus owing to consumption of raw date juice. This year, five people out of eight infected with the virus have died so far. The government has also stepped up awareness campaign in this regard.

Nipah Virus: Don’t drink raw date juice

Health experts yesterday advised people to not drink raw date juice, the main source of the Nipah virus in the country, following the recent death of a woman.

January 30, 2023
January 30, 2023

What are the symptoms of Nipah virus and is it contagious?

Each winter, Bangladesh grapples with the spread of Nipah virus owing to consumption of raw date juice. This year, five people out of eight infected with the virus have died so far. The government has also stepped up awareness campaign in this regard.

January 12, 2023
January 12, 2023

Nipah Virus: Don’t drink raw date juice

Health experts yesterday advised people to not drink raw date juice, the main source of the Nipah virus in the country, following the recent death of a woman.

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