Viral fever cases surge in Dadeldhura


DADELDHURA — Various rural municipalities in the district have been affected by the spread of viral fever in recent days.

According to locals, the disease has specially affected Bhageshwar, Ajayameru, Ganyapdhura and Nawadurga among the rural municipalities.

Symptoms like bouts of fever, headache, running nose, joint pain in limbs have been found in people infected by viral fever, it is stated.

The Sub-regional Hospital, Dadeldhura stated that the viral fever has broken out due to polluted water and contaminated food.

Children and infants, women and older people have been mostly affected by the disease.

Nearly 15 to 20 affected people on average have been visiting the health posts in these rural municipalities on a daily basis seeking treatment. RSS