March 24, 2020

What Is Hanta Virus? Myths Busted!

You might have come across information about a new Virus named Hanta Virus, that lead to the death of a man in China.

The fact is that you don’t have to be worried about it as it is not that dangerous as Corona.

What is Hanta Virus?

Hanta Virus is spread through rodents(rats and family) and has symptoms like fever.

It is possibly transmitted by taking in air droplets containing fresh rodent urine or droppings. You may also be infected when you come in contact with the droppings.

Such cases are rare in India as Rodents are not part of diet in India.

So there is no need to panic and stop spreading misinformation on Social media.



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