Assam encephalitis toll rises to 57 now

By on October 20, 2019

first_imgGuwahati: A total of 57 deaths and 234 cases of Japanese encephalitis (JE) have been reported till Monday in Assam, a National Health Mission (NHM) bulletin here on Monday.Eight more deaths and 44 fresh JE cases have been reported since Friday in the state where the transmission season is at its peak. Though the death figure of 57 was reported till Monday from January this year, the intensity of the disease increased since last month, official sources said. Of the 33 districts of the state, 32 are now affected by the disease, and only Kokrajhar is out of is influence, Health Minister Dr Himanta Biswa Sarma had said on Saturday. The situation in the state is under close watch and all preventive measures are being taken, he had said. The government has cancelled leaves of all doctors, nurses, para-medical staff and other health workers.last_img read more

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CPG officer goes berserk hacks exwife her lover then ingests poisonous

By on September 25, 2019

…Couple fighting for their lives at New Amsterdam Hospital The house where the incident reportedly occurred (Javed Khan Image )A 52-year-old officer attached to the New Amsterdam Community Policing Group (CPG) is presently in a critical condition at the New Amsterdam Hospital as a result of consuming a poisonous substance shortly after severely chopping his ex-wife and her lover last night.According to reports received, the CPG officer, Narine Parmaloo of Bush Lot Farm, Corentyne was imbibing with this ex-wife, Nesha Parmaloo and her lover, identified only as “Mahendra, last evening.However, an argument ensued between the CPG Officer and his ex-wife’s lover, Mahendra. This reportedly resulted in Parmaloo grabbing a cutlass from inside of the home and dealing multiple chops to his ex-wife and her lover, while threatening to chop anyone who tried to protect the duo.The blood splatters from the scene of the crime (Javed Khan Image) The Parmaloos’ son told Inews that his father would usually visit his mother and they would often consume alcohol without there being a problem. He was unable to say what may have triggered his father’s sudden rage.This online publication understands that the Parmaloo’s separated late last year, and the CPG Officer had reportedly threatened, on numerous occasions, to kill his ex-wife, especially after she moved in with her lover, Mahendra.Prior to this attempt on his life, reports suggests that Narine Parmaloo, on Wednesday last, attempted to take his own life, and was hospitalized. He was only just discharged from the hospital on Saturday.Parmaloo’s ex-wife and her lover are also clinging to their lives at the medical facility. (Ramona Luthi) Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)RelatedUpdate: CPG officer dies from poison, ex-wife dischargedFebruary 6, 2017In “Crime”Berbice CPG rank, son arrested for stabbing estate workerSeptember 3, 2017In “Crime”Parika man ingests poison after stabbing reputed wife, mother-in-lawAugust 4, 2016In “Crime” read more

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