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JAPANESE ENCEPHALITIS

BRD Hospital in Gorakhpur. Since its first outbreak in 1978, acute encephalitis syndrome (AES) has led to 25,000 children deaths in Uttar Pradesh. Photo: PTI

The scourge of Gorakhpur

10 min read . 24 Aug 2017
Children receive treatment in the encephalitis ward at the BRD Medical College Hospital in Gorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh. Photo: PTI
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