(According to the NVBDCP, there has already been three dengue deaths in Assam this year - Ro)
First dengue death in Assam
Press Trust of India / Nalbari November 24, 2012, 20:45
In the first case of dengue death in state, a 12-year-old girl succumbed to the virus while at least 10 others have been affected in lower Assam's Nalbari district, official sources said today.
One class VIII student, hailing from Goldighala village of Mukalmua area, succumbed while being shifted to the Nalbari civil hospital few days back while atleast ten others have been diagnosed with the virus, the sources said here quoting delayed report.
Health department officials confirmed of sporadic cases of dengue in the district and confirmed action has been taken on war footing to prevent its spread.