Cholera outbreaks in several villages in Bidar District, Karnataka, India

Approximately 100 people in three villages (Mustapur wadi, Kallur and Sindhankera) have been infected with cholera. Many people have been hospitalized.

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Advice For Travellers

Travellers can minimize the risk of exposure to this disease. Strictly observe all food and water precautions in any area where there is cholera. If gastrointestinal symptoms (e.g., vomiting and profuse watery diarrhoea) develop while visiting the affected area, travellers should seek medical care at once.

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