12 year-old boy admitted in Kozhikode hospital dies of Nipah

A 12 year-old boy who was admitted in a private hospital in Kozhikode died of Nipah virus. He was admitted in the hospital as he was showing symptoms of Nipah.

The state government has held a high level meeting of health officials yesterday night following the information about Nipah virus. Health Minister Veena George is expected to meet the Media today in Thrissur.