KATHMANDU, Jan 25:  A total of 667 patients were infected by Scrub typhus in 39 districts in the current fiscal year that began in mid-July. Among the infected patients, 11 patients have died.

Five persons died from scrub typhus, dengue and chikungunya in a month (October 18-November 16) in Chitwan.

CHITWAN, Sept 26: As many as 201 people have been detected with Scrub Typhus during the past two months.

Typhus alert

August 27, 2017 00:27 am

Until August 20th, at least 22 Scrub typhus cases were diagnosed among patients with fever who visited the out-patient department of Sukraraj Tropical and Infectious Disease Hospital as well as among those referred there from various hospitals of Kathmandu. Many patients who were positive for Scrub typhus had no history of travel beyond Kathmandu city.

CHITWAN, August 7: The District Public Health Office (DPHO), Chitwan, has confirmed the death of woman from scrub typhus.

Scrub typhus claims four

July 25, 2017 11:20 am

CHITWAN, July 25: As many as four persons were killed from scrub typhus in the last fiscal year here in the district.

RATNANAGAR, June 20: Four new cases of scrub typhus have been detected in Chitwan in the past two months.

One more dies of scrub typhus in Chitwan

November 17, 2016 09:45 am

CHITWAN, Nov 17: A 35-year-old woman of Bharatpur Sub-Metropolitan City-22 in Chitwan district died of scrub typhus during treatment at the Narayani Community Hospital in Chitwan district during the last week of the Nepali month Kartik.

DHANGADHI, Oct 21: Four people have died and 96 others have been infected by scrub typhus in Kailali district this year, according to Ashoda Dhakal, medical board in-charge of Seti Zonal Hospital.

KAILALI, Oct 20: Five persons died from scrub typhus in Kailali district in the past two months.

Scrub Typhus claims nine in six months

October 19, 2016 11:13 am

RATNANAGAR (Chitwan), Oct 19: As many as 631 people have been found with the infection of Scrub Typhus and Dengue diseases across the country.

Scrub Typhus claims two

October 18, 2016 19:40 pm

DHANGADHI, Oct 18: At least two people have lost their lives to scrub typhus in Kailali in the past one and a half months.

59 new cases of scrub typhus in Chitwan

October 10, 2016 10:05 am

RATNANAGAR, Oct 10: As many as 59 new cases of scrub typhus infection have been reported in Chitwan district in Asoj, pushing the number of patients in the district to 264 in the last six months.

CHITWAN, Sept 17: As many as 205 people in Chitwan district have been directly affected from scrub typhus infection which was first spotted some five months ago.

KATHMANDU, Sept 15: In the last five months, seven people, including two children, have died and 240 have been infected with scrub typhus in 37 districts.

Treatment of scrub typhus to be free

September 9, 2016 13:41 pm

RATNANAGAR (Chitwan), Sept 9: The treatment of 'Scrub Typhus' will be cost-free in government run hospitals of Chitwan after 200 treatment kits were made available for the Bharatpur Hospital by Epidemiology and Communicable Disease Control Division.

Six died of scrub typhus in five months

September 6, 2016 19:32 pm

KATHMANDU, Sept 6: Six persons have lost their lives owing to scrub typhus in the past five and half month in the country.

16 contract scrub typhus

September 2, 2016 16:58 pm

DHANGADI, Sept 2: As many as 16 persons are found to have contracted the 'Scrub Typhus' in Kailali among other districts in far-western region of the country.

First case of scrub typhus in Bhaktapur

September 1, 2016 13:53 pm

BHAKTAPUR, Sept 1: A six-year-old child has been diagnosed with scrub typhus in Bhaktapur district, said the Bhaktapur District Hospital.

RATNAGAR, Aug 19: As many as 104 people have been infected with scrub typhus in Chitwan so far, said that District Public Health Office (DPHO).

KATHMANDU, Aug 17: Three people including two children have died and 91 others have been infected from scrub typhus that has been spreading in various districts across the country since the last four months.

KATHMANDU, Aug 15: Two children have died of scrub typhus that has been spreading in various districts since the beginning of this year. Another 76 have been infected.

KATHMANDU, Aug 13: Epidemiology and Disease Control Division (EDCD) of the Department of Health Services (DoHS) said that it has deployed doctors to control scrub typhus that is spreading in several districts.