Via News19.com, a Bihari news source, a May 21 report: Deadly brain fever makes a comeback in Muzaffarpur, 6 kids test positive.
As the climate takes a turn again, the deadly brain fever (Acute Encephalitis Syndrome) has started taking small kids in its clutches. The disease is prevalent since the past many years in Muzaffarpur and other parts of Bihar.
The disease has taken one life till yet. Sheela, a four-year-old kid succumbed to AES in Muzaffarpur on Wednesday.
According to reports, 6 kids have been found positive for this disease till now in the state. 4 among them have been sent home after being properly treated.
The medical department of the state has started awareness campaign in the villages from where the kids have been tested positive.