Via Times of India, an update on leptospirosis and Hepatitis A cases :
" KOCHI: Leptospirosis cases continue to be reported from across the district with four new patients being diagnosed with the disease on Monday.
A total of 13 hepatitis-A cases were also reported, of which two were confirmed. The number of patients who arrived in hospitals with fever rose to 665 on Monday.
Not many hepatitis-A cases have been reported from Kothamangalam which registered six deaths earlier this month. Chicken pox and diarrhoea are also rampant in the district."