• search
For Quick Alerts
For Daily Alerts

Chikungunya, scrub typhus tests to be free at all medical colleges


Jaipur, Sep 15: Tests for chikungunya and scrub typhus will be free of cost at all medical colleges and associated hospitals, Rajasthan Health Minister Rajendra Rathore announced.

Free tests and medicines will be available from tomorrow, he said. Earlier, the charges for chikungunya was Rs 250 and scrub typhus was Rs 350.

Chikungunya, scrub typhus tests free

"Seasonal diseases are under control. Till now six deaths from dengue and 393 cases have been reported. There have been 68 cases of chikungunya," Rathore said.

A joint director-level officer has been deputed in most affected districts. Stock of medicines has been ensured, he said.


For Daily Alerts
Get Instant News Updates
Notification Settings X
Time Settings
Clear Notification X
Do you want to clear all the notifications from your inbox?
Settings X
We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. This includes cookies from third party social media websites and ad networks. Such third party cookies may track your use on Oneindia sites for better rendering. Our partners use cookies to ensure we show you advertising that is relevant to you. If you continue without changing your settings, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on Oneindia website. However, you can change your cookie settings at any time. Learn more