RUPANDEHI, July 10: The number of patients suffering from Visceral Leishmaniasis, locally known as Kala-azar, has increased at an alarming rate in Province 5, according to the details of Lumbini Zonal Hospital (LZH), Butwal and Mission Hospital, Palpa.

Kala-azar case detected in Kanchanpur

August 18, 2017 12:54 pm

KANCHANPUR, August 18: A case of Kala-azar (leishmaniasis), a disease that is caused by a parasite transmitted through the sand fly bites, has been detected in Kanchanpur.

SARLAHI, April 11: Rightkhor tole in Ishwarpur Municipality, Sarlahi district was once a lively place even amid the struggles faced by its residents. At present, this settlement of the underprivileged Musahar community has lost its jest and the atmosphere is palpably mute.

Six patients of kalaazar found

August 13, 2016 14:22 pm

PALPA, Aug 13: The number of people suffering from Leishmaniasis – locally known as Kalaazar – is on the rise in the district in the time span of two years.