Kerala reports one more Zika virus infection case, taking tally to 19


GUWAHATI: In Kerala, one more person was confirmed with Zika virus infection taking the total number of cases in the state to 19.

A 73-year-old woman who was admitted to a private hospital in Thiruvananthapuram has been diagnosed with the Zika virus.

At the same time, the test results of five samples sent to the National Institute of Virology, NIV unit at Alappuzha, were confirmed negative.