More cholera in Adilabad District, Telangana, India

The number of people infected with cholera has increased in Adilabad District due to poor sanitation and consumption of polluted drinking water in villages.

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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.