Kolkata: In an unfortunate incident, a class 3 student, resident of Salt Lake,
passed away on Thursday due to dengue.
The nine-year-old Akash Choudhury was the resident of 115, Duttabad road and was
the student of Bagmari-Manicktola Government Sponsor High School.
According to Akash’s family, he was suffering from fever since few days. He was
admitted to the Bidhannagar sub-divisional hospital on September 3. After his
condition deteriorated, he was shifted to NRS hospital on September 4 where he
breathed his last. According to the hospital, his blood showed signs of NS-1 as
A week ago, Narayan Srestha, a class 4 student of Salt Lake point school, passed
away due to dengue. His platelet count went below 4000 which led to a multi-organ
failure which led to his death.
The death toll now stands at 4 with Akash’s death.