Humla, April 27: Eight people have died due to an unknown disease in Taajaakot rural municipality of Humla. More than a dozen others have been taken ill.
A health worker at the Maila Health Post, Moti Lal Joshi said- “Eight people have died as of Friday due to the disease that spread since the past week”. The disease is reported to have spread following rainfall a week ago.
Those affected by the disease suffer from headache, dizziness, chest pain and fever, before succumbing to it. Municipality chair Malla further said a medical team is leaving for the affected area from the State government, Social Development Ministry. (RSS)