“Under the supervision of Dr Neelam, the team collected the samples. PGI has probably the greatest testing tools on the microbiology laboratory. As the cases of cholera are being reported from many locations, the division is amassing samples for testing in order that remedial measures could be advised,” mentioned microbiology division head Dr Arunalok Chakraborty.
The team went to homes in Peer Muchalla and CHC, Dhakoli, to fulfill sufferers and take samples. Dr Adarshpal Kaur, civil surgeon, Mohali, mentioned 10 more diarrhoea cases have been reported from Peer Muchalla on (*10*).
To date, 292 diarrhea cases have been reported from the world.