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Nipah Virus Outbreak in Kozhikode, Kerala, India

On May 5th, 2015, in a village area of Kerala, India, a person named Mohammad Sabith(23) died of fever. He was admitted in the hospital. The Health department of the State of Kerala did not expect what was coming to hit them. Two weeks later, his brother was also seen showing the same symptoms. He too was admitted in the hospital. One of the elder lady in the family also got sick. This time the Health department became alarmed and they took the blood samples of the patients. They did not collect the blood sample of the first patient since they had no clue about the cause behind his death. They send the samples to Department of Virus Reasearch, Manipal Academy of Higher Education. The Health Department did not stop there. They took extreme care in isolating the patients and stopping any chance of spreading this virus.

On May 20th, 2018, the result from Manipal came which showed that the outbreak was nothing but Nipah virus. By this time the death toll has increased. One of the nurse w…

Durga Puja 2011 | Durga Puja 2011 Indian Standard Time

Durga Puja is a great event in the Indian calendar. Durga Puja is conducted on various parts of the globe by the Hindu believers. Each year Goddess Durga arrives to earth by different modes. It includes elephants, horse, palanquin and boat. They signify luck (omen) which influences the earth’s life. The durga pujas in each year is arranged by looking at many factors. They look at the sun rise and sun set mainly. It is how they count days. Goddess Durga arrives on an elephant this year. Goddess Durga will depart on a palanquin. This years arrival, Goddess Durga coming in an elephant implies good harvest. But the way Goddess Durga departs.on a palanquin  implies the spread of an epidemic. The detailed calendar of the Durga Puja around various parts of Globe are given in this page.
Durga Puja 2011 – Indian Standard Time ·1st October, Saturday – Panchami . It starts at 7.52 am. It will continue to 5.45 am next day.·2nd October, Sunday – Shashti . it starts at 5.46 am. It will continue to 3.…