Three more test positive for Zika virus in Kerala

Kerala, India, July 21 (KMS): The Health Minister of Kerala, Veena George has said that three more persons tested positive for Zika virus in Kerala, taking the total reported cases of the infection to 41, of which 5 are active,

Veena George in a statement issued in Kerala said, two residents of Anayara aged 26 years and 37 years and one person (25) from Pettah were diagnosed with Zika,.

The minister said that the virus was confirmed in tests conducted at the virology lab of the Thiruvananthapuram Medical College and added that the health of all the infected persons was satisfactory.