Date: Wed 19 Sep 2012 Source: The New Indian Express [edited]
With encephalitis claiming 6 more lives, the death toll due to the disease in eastern Uttar Pradesh has mounted to 322 this year . Health officials said today [19 Sep 2012] that 6 persons died due to the disease yesterday [18 Sep 2012]. Additional Director (Health) Diwakar Prasad said 44 people suffering from encephalitis have been admitted to Baba Raghav Das Medical College Hospital (BRD MCH) and other government hospitals. He said 354 people suffering from the disease are undergoing treatment in various government hospitals including BRD MCH.
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