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‘Take Immediate Action’: Sonia Gandhi to PM on rise in black fungus cases

‘Take Immediate Action’: Sonia Gandhi to PM on rise in black fungus cases

As cases of Mucormycosis or “black fungus” rise across the country, Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Saturday asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi to take immediate action on the supply of Liposomal Amphotericin-B, an essential drug to treat the fungal infection being detected in Covid-19 patients. She requested the Centre to

Uttar Pradesh declares ‘Black Fungus’ an epidemic as cases rise to 169

Uttar Pradesh declares ‘Black Fungus’ an epidemic as cases rise to 169

Lucknow: Amid the rising number of ‘black fungus’ cases in recovered Covid patients, Uttar Pradesh government on Friday declared the deadly infection of ‘Black Fungus’, also known as mucormycosis as an epidemic in the state. The state has so far registered 169 cases of mucormycosis and thirteen deaths due to