Tomato flu in Kerala: No need to panic, authorities instructed to be vigilant, minister says1 min read . Updated: 11 May 2022, 10:03 PM IST
- Tomato flu has currently taken the limelight in the state. Getting its name from the blisters it causes, which look like tomatoes, the disease is a rare viral flu that causes red-coloured rashes, skin irritation, and dehydration.
Karnataka Health Minister K Sudhakar on Wednesday asked citizens to not panic about reports of tomato flu in neighbouring Kerala while instructing authorities in the border district remain vigilant in controlling its spread.
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