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Indore's dengue tally rises to 225 with 22 fresh cases on Friday

Indore records the highest single-day tally of dengue cases for 2 days in succession.

Amid the prevalent surge of dengue disease in Madhya Pradesh, Indore recorded the highest spike of fresh cases for the second consecutive day on Friday. Around 22 new dengue infections were recorded on September 17, pushing the total tally to the 225 mark. Reportedly, the CMO has advised people to undertake precautionary measures to curtail the spread of all vector-borne and communicable diseases.

Dengue ails Indore for over 45 days now

According to reports, Indore started to witness significant dengue ruse from the first week of August and the tally only scaled higher in September. A total of 225 cases have been reported in the district this year, where around 90% of this load, has accumulated over the past 47 days. As yet, around 125 men, 105 women and 38 children below 15 years are infected by the mosquito-borne ailment.

The Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Bhure Singh Setia said, "People should not allow water logging in or around their homes, not even clean water. Clean water should also be covered as dengue spreads in clean water also. Water should always be covered so that mosquitoes could not leave their larvae in it." He further urged people to take preventive measures to control the spread of the viral disease.

Residents of MP are trying to resist the disease through sanitation

In a bid to curb the rising tally of dengue patients in Madhya Pradesh, the state government had launched the 'Dengue Se Jung Janta Ke Sang' campaign on September 15. The drive includes regular awareness amongst people regarding the disease along with several sanitation checks across all districts. This was also followed by anti-dengue fogging drives in many parts of the state to restrain the rise of the mosquito-borne disease.

With Halloween and Diwali just around the corner, Lucknow is in the thick of the festive season. If you're a party enthusiast who just wants to go out and celebrate this exciting time, The Drowning Street has you covered with a great lineup of events, this month!

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Lucknow's Lohia hospital successfully completes its first ABO mismatch kidney transplant!

Notably, the RML Institute of Medical Sciences is second only to the PGI to conduct such a procedure in Lucknow.

Adding yet another accolade to its name, the Ram Manohar Lohia Institute of Medical Sciences in Lucknow has successfully completed its first-ever ABO-incompatible kidney transplant surgery. While the mismatch blood group operation was conducted recently at the newly launched facility at the Lohia Hospital, its information was shared only after the donor and recipient recovered fully. Notably, the RML Institute of Medical Sciences is second only to the SGPGIMS to conduct this advanced procedure in Lucknow.

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New coaches for Kanpur metro unveiled for the first time at Polytechnic Depot!

The Uttar Pradesh Metro Rail Corporation received their second set of three coaches for Kanpur Metro, on Tuesday.

On Tuesday, Uttar Pradesh Metro Rail Corporation received their second set of three coaches for Kanpur Metro. These "Made in India" coaches were unveiled for the first time at Polytechnic Depot, as soon as the coaches for the second train arrived in the city.

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India scores #VaccineCentury by completing 100 crore COVID vaccinations today!

The nationwide vaccination drive against coronavirus was launched on January 16, 2021.

Continuing the fight against COVID, India has reportedly crossed the 100 crore vaccination mark today! The nation achieved this feat in just over nine months after the inoculation programme was started across the country on January 16, 2021. According to the official data, about 75% of the beneficiaries have received the first dose of the vaccine while only 31% of the entire eligible population has been vaccinated fully, as of now.

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New in Lucknow, Blue Tribe is adding the flavour of plant-based meats to the city's love for food

This is not sorcery - it is the BlueTribe science and it's revolutionary!

Nothing quite spells a Lucknowite's love for food better than an affair with the meaty food grubs! But if you are someone who wishes to move away from the guilt of consuming the animal meat, without really giving up on its succulent taste, you're in the right place, at the right time!

The Blue Tribe foods have announced their arrival in Lucknow, with a host of plant-based meat treats in its tow, to quite aptly fit the bill! Yes, you did read that right! It's meat but it is vegetarian, healthy, and delicious. And nooo! this is not sorcery - it is the Blue Tribe science and it's revolutionary.

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PVR Maison multiplex to be launched at Jio World Drive in Mumbai on October 22

PVR Maison to screen its first show in Mumbai on Friday

As all cinema halls across Maharashtra prepare for a reopening on October 22, an announcement by the PVR cinemas on Wednesday has added to the excitement of the theatre buffs in Mumbai. The multiplex chain is all set to launch its six-screen PVR Maison at the Jio World Drive in BKC on Friday, the same day as other cinemas revive services after the long COVID hiatus. As per reports, the unit will follow all pandemic related protocols and operate at only 50% of the 882 audience seating capacity.

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Find products & handicrafts from all over the country at Khadi Festival & Silk Expo-2 in Lucknow

Khadi Festival & Silk Expo 2021 will be in place till October 30 at Indira Gandhi Pratisthan

Among the festivities of the Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav in India, a series of programmes have found their ground across the country and the ongoing 15-day Khadi Festival and Silk Expo 2021 in Lucknow is part of the same. Taking place at the Indira Gandhi Pratishtran in Gomti Nagar, the event kickstarted on Saturday, October 16, and will continue until October 30. Head out to this extravagant show right away and let its colourful exuberance light up your festive preparations in a jiffy.

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