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Nipah claims another victim in India, death toll now 13

Nipah claims another victim in India, death toll now 13

Officials in the southwestern state of Kerala said that in addition to the latest fatality two patients have tested positive for the virus spread by fruit bats.

10 die in India from Nipah virus, dozens quarantined

10 die in India from Nipah virus, dozens quarantined

Five deaths in the outbreak had previously been confirmed as Nipah. More than 90 people are in quarantine, a health official said.