- First patient of monkeypox cured in the country
- discharged from hospital
- Country’s first patient was found in Kerala
Monkeypox: Monkeypox has become the second deadliest disease in the world after Corona. According to the World Health Organization, so far more than 20 thousand cases of monkeypox have been registered in the world. In India too, four people have been infected with this virus. But now a matter of relief has come to the fore, the country’s first monkeypox patient has now recovered and has also been discharged from the hospital. Kerala Health Minister Veena George said in this case that the test report of the first person infected with monkeypox has come negative.
Country’s first patient was found in Kerala
The first case of monkeypox in the country was reported in Kerala. A 35-year-old man who returned to Kerala from abroad was admitted to the hospital after he showed symptoms of monkeypox. The test confirmed monkeypox infection in the person. The youth had reached Kollam in Kerala from the United Arab Emirates (UAE) three days ago.
India on alert mode regarding monkeypox
In view of the threat of monkeypox in the country and the world, the Indian government has now come into full alert mode. Taking a lesson from Corona, the government has started preparations for its vaccine in view of the cases of monkeypox in the country. The central government has floated a tender for making monkeypox vaccine. The government has brought an expression of interest to make its vaccine, that is, it has brought a tender. It has come to make a vaccine for monkeypox and to make a test kit to test it. So far 5 cases of monkeypox have been reported in the country. Talking about the world, monkeypox has spread to 78 countries so far and a total of 18 thousand cases have been reported.
70 percent of cases in European countries
So far, a total of 20 thousand cases have been reported in the countries affected by monkeypox. Let us inform that 70 percent of the cases have been reported from European countries, while 25 percent of the cases are from the American region. Talking about the whole world, so far 5 people have died due to monkeypox, while in India there have been 5 cases but no one has died. There are 10 percent of patients in the world who have needed hospitalization.
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