08 Aug 2018 India
As of 17 July 2018, a total of 19 Nipah virus cases, including 17 deaths, were reported from Kerala State: 18 of the cases were laboratory-confirmed and the deceased index case was suspected to have Nipah virus but could not be tested.
04 Jun 2018 Kerala. India
As of 28 May 2018, a total of 15 confirmed cases of Nipah viral disease have been reported by WHO, with 13 deaths, including a healthcare worker. 16 suspected cases identified by contact tracing are awaiting laboratory results and 753 additional people, including healthcare workers, are under observation.