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Fruit bats, the culprit behind Nipah outbreak

Fruit bats, the culprit behind Nipah outbreak

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Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) has confirmed that fruit bats are the culprit behind the outbreak of deadly Nipah virus in Kerala. With no new cases of Nipah detected, the state seems safe but the health officials were worried till the source was identified. According to sources the scientists have tested the wrong bat species initially and that is why it took longer to identify the reason behind the outbreak.

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