Epidemiology Section

Epidemiology section of EDCD deals with all matters related to communicable disease surveillance and outbreak response in the country. This section also deals with RRT reporting focal persons in the regional health directorates (RHDs) and district health offices (DHOs). Disease control section of EDCD deals with specific disease control programmes and operational aspects of the specific programmes for diseases like Malaria, Kala-azar, Dengue etc. Similarly, disaster management section coordinates with all the governmental agencies, UN agencies, national & international non-governmental organizations for optimum level preparedness of the country during disasters & emergencies. Finally, zoonoses sub-section falls under epidemiology section and is responsible for prevention and control of zoonotic diseases in the country. However, at present, the zoonoses sub-section only deals with rabies and snake-bite related issues whereas surveillance & outbreak response of other zoonotic diseases like leptospirosis, brucellosis etc. are being managed by the epidemiology section of the division.

Epidemiology Section is responsible for implementation of prevention and control activities of outbreak prone disease and mobilization of RRT.

News & Update

Jan 1

Situation Update on NTDs & Malaria

Click on below links for regular updates; Situation updates on NTDs & Malaria as of 26th October, 2018 Situation updates on NTDs & Malaria as of 7th October, 2018 Situation updates on NTDs & Malaria as of 12th September, 2018 Situation updates on NTDs & Malaria as of 29th August, 2018 Situation updates on NTDs & Malaria as of 15th August, 2018 Situation updates on NTDs as of 8th August, 2018 Situation updates on Malaria & NTDs as of 1st August, 2018

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Situation Update on NTDs & Malaria

Jan 1

Press Release on World Rabies Day 2018

Press Release on World Rabies Day 2018

Jan 1

महोत्तरी जिल्लामा फैलिएको झाडापखालाको हालको अवस्था र व्यवस्थापन

Click on below link or download for detail... महोत्तरी जिल्लाको जलेश्वर नगरपालिका वार्ड न. १२, नैनहीमा फैलिएको झाडापखालाको हालको अवस्था र व्यवस्थापन

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महोत्तरी जिल्लामा फैलिएको झाडापखालाको हालको अवस्था र व्यवस्थापन