Dengue Control Program

Dengue, a mosquito-borne disease emerged in Nepal in the form of Dengue Fever (DF), Dengue Hemorrhagic Fever (DHF) and Dengue Shock Syndrome (DSS). The earliest cases were detected as early as 2005. The sporadic cases continued and outbreaks occurred in 2006 and 2010. Initially most of the reported cases had travel history to neighbouring country (India), however lately indigenous cases were also reported. Studies carried out in close collaboration of WARUN/AFRIMS in the year 2006 by EDCD/NPHL showed all 4 sub-types (DEN-1, DEN-2, DEN-3 and DEN-4) of Dengue virus circulation in Nepal.  In 2012, a total of 183 confirmed dengue cases were reported. More than forty percent (n=77) of these cases were from Jhapa district alone, where an outbreak was reported from Mechinagar municipality and Dhulabari VDC. Of these 77 cases in Jhapa, 62% were male, and majority of all infected people were adults. Three severe cases were reported from Jhapa but no deaths were reported.

News & Update

Jan 1

Situation Update on NTDs & Malaria

Click on below link for regular updates; Situation updates on NTDs & Malaria as of 7th October, 2018 Situation updates on NTDs & Malaria as of 12th September, 2018 Situation updates on NTDs & Malaria as of 29th August, 2018 Situation updates on NTDs & Malaria as of 15th August, 2018 Situation updates on NTDs as of 8th August, 2018 Situation updates on Malaria & NTDs as of 1st August, 2018

Read More
Situation Update on NTDs & Malaria

Jan 1

Press Release on World Rabies Day 2018

Press Release on World Rabies Day 2018

Jan 1

महोत्तरी जिल्लामा फैलिएको झाडापखालाको हालको अवस्था र व्यवस्थापन

Click on below link or download for detail... महोत्तरी जिल्लाको जलेश्वर नगरपालिका वार्ड न. १२, नैनहीमा फैलिएको झाडापखालाको हालको अवस्था र व्यवस्थापन

Read More
महोत्तरी जिल्लामा फैलिएको झाडापखालाको हालको अवस्था र व्यवस्थापन