According to the WHO (World Health Organization), ZIKA is the deadly virus which is transmitted by Aedes mosquitoes. These are the same Mosquitoes that spread dengue, chikungunya, and yellow fever. It starts with the mild fever and it is fatal to the unborn babies which are still in their mother’s womb.
ZIKA virus started spreading from the South America. The traces of this virus have been first observed in Colombia and Brazil. According to the reports, it’s started spreading from 2014 claiming more than 4000 babies had got affected with this virus. The report that was published in Goa Prism on 31st January 2016 has claimed that this virus may also hit Goa.