A five-year old child died after contracting the severe measles infection in Uttar Pradesh, the state health department said.
The child died on Monday from a severe measles virus infection, the department said in a statement.
The district health officer said a team of health officials visited the child’s residence and found him under quarantine for 10 days.
The child had been under observation for 10-day incubation period and had recovered.
The department did not elaborate on the cause of death.
The department said the child had visited several health centres in the district and had been treated with anti-rejection drugs.
He was discharged from the hospital on Monday.