New Delhi: After 4 cases of monkey pox were confirmed in the country, the union health ministry has conducted an emergency meeting. The meeting was attended by the officials from the central health secretary, Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) and the National Centre for Disease Control (NCDC). The 4th case of monkey pox was reported from Delhi last day.
The youngster, who tested positive for monkey pox, has no foreign travel background. Three days back, the 35 year old man sought treatment in the Delhi LNJP hospital. The disease was confirmed in a test conducted in Pune. It is informed that his health has been improving. He had also attended a bachelor party function in Manali. Everyone who was in contact with him has been isolated.