Diphtheria kills 8, isolation ward set up in Tharad

Diphtheria has once again reared its head in the Banaskantha district amid the Koro epidemic. The health department has been alerted in Tharad and Dhanera talukas showing signs of suspicion. An isolation ward has been set up at Tharad Government Hospital following the death of three children in Tharad due to suspected diphtheria.