Basically this disease spread by contact with an infected patient and more cases were reported in the city within a month
Ahmedabad : A disease called conjunctivitis is spread by contact with an infected patient. A total of 83,703 cases of conjunctivitis were reported in Ahmedabad from July 10 to August 14. More than 66,000 cases were reported in the Urban Health Center of Municipality. While more than 10,000 cases were reported in the Community Health Center.
Moreover, over 80 urban and 10 community health centers managed by Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation are located in the 48 ward areas of the city. A total of 66,400 cases of conjunctivitis were reported in urban health centers from August 14 to 23. A total of 10,747 cases of conjunctivitis were reported at community health centers. A total of 6556 cases of conjunctivitis were reported in the medical college during this time. A total of 47542 men and 36161 women were infected with this disease. From July 24 to August 5, 14,005 cases were reported in the east zone, 12,500 in the west, north and south zones respectively and 15 in the central zone. ,500 and 11,500 in north-west zone and 9,500 in south-west zone area and 12,360 eyedrops were used for conjunctivitis at Urban Health Centre.