Rising jaundice cases; forces adjournment in Raipur Municipal Corp

issue of jaundice outbreak in Raipur's Mowa and Kaapa areas continues to rise

Rising number of jaundice cases in certain parts of Raipur has led to pandemonium in Raipur municipal corporation general body meeting.

The BJP corporators squarely blamed the administration in Raipur municipal corporation for the outbreak.

With the start of meeting on Tuesday itself, the BJP coporators began raising slogans against Mayor Pramod Dubey.

The meeting had to be suspended, such was the level of pandemonium in the RMC.

The BJP corporators meanwhile squatted and began reciting ‘Hanuman Chalisa’.

Meanwhile, the issue of jaundice outbreak in Raipur’s Mowa and Kaapa areas continues to rise.

It is said that at least 30 of the 150 samples procured so far have tested positive for the jaundice affliction.

The Raipur Municipal Corporation officials have detected presence of dangerous bacteria in the pipeline that supplies water to these areas.

The rising menace has forced Collector OP Chaudhary to issue an alert in the city and also directed the officials to work towards dousing the threat.

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