Norovirus:

GS Paper 2: Topics Covered: Issues related to Health.   Context: In the wake of the detection of 13 norovirus cases in Kerala, Karnataka has sounded an alert in the bordering districts of Kodagu and Dakshina Kannada.   What is Norovirus? Norovirus is a bug similar to the diarrhoea-inducing rotavirus. It is a group of viruses …

Norovirus:

GS Paper 2: Topics Covered: Issues related to Health.   Context: At least 13 people have been found infected with Norovirus in Kerala’s Wayanad district. The state government has asked people to remain vigilant, and stepped up measures to prevent the spread of the virus.   What is Norovirus? Norovirus is a bug similar to the …