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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…

Navarathri 2011 | Durga Puja 2011 in the Bay Area

Durga Puja is coming to life in just a couple of days. Durga Puja dates are confirmed by looking at some factors. It include watching sun rise and sun set. The rising and setting of moon is also taken into consideration. The rising and setting of moon is referred as ‘tithi’. Durga Puja will be conducted after sun rise.  It will be conducted across all parts of the globe by the Hindu believers. The time schedule of Durga Puja in the bay area is given below.
Sanskriti  = October 1st to October 2nd. It will be conducted at Centerville Junior High School Auditorium in Fremont.Prabasi = October 8th to October 9th at Chabot College in Hayward.Pashchimi =  October 2nd to October 7th at 3676 Delaware Drive in Fremont.Livermore Hindu Temple = October 2nd to October 7th at Livermore Hindu Temple. Baybasi = October 1st to October 2nd at Bowditch Middle School in Foster city.Read More