Death toll in the hundreds as children suffer from encephalitis

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Death toll in the hundreds as children suffer from encephalitis
Death toll in the hundreds as children suffer from encephalitis
Encephalitis Syndrome has been recurring in Bihar and the government is not taking any stress and who is dying. It is the children of the very poor, absolutely
Youngsters in Muzaffarpur, in the north-eastern state of Bihar (see right inset), are succumbing to encephalitis – which occurs when the brain becomes inflamed. The ‘completely curable’ disease is said to have been triggered by dehydration and malnutrition, with some reports even linking it to lychee fruit. India’s highest court has ordered an investigation into the central and state governments after a petition accused the ‘machinery’ of ‘inaction’. An unnamed child is pictured on June 20 being treated for encephalitis at Kejriwal hospital in Muzaffarpur. Left inset shows an Indian woman mourning the loss of a child named Muskan Sahni, who died at the government-run Sri Krishna Medical College and Hospital in Muzaffarpur on June 19.

Original Article: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-7175735/Death-toll-brain-fever-outbreak-India-reaches-152.html
Original Video: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/video/health/video-1953018/Video-Death-toll-hundreds-children-suffer-encephalitis.html

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