Union health ministry a few weeks back directed the Delhi government to take action against private hospitals which are overcharging for conducting dengue tests. In a review meeting held with the hospital authorities following the rise in the number of dengue cases union Health Minister J.P. Nadda also instructed all hospitals private and Delhi government hospitals to increase the number of beds for dengue patients. A few private hospitals here are spreading dengue scare to earn more from patients suffering from simple viral fever. However even after this warning some hospitals have not taken the advice seriously. Deputy Commissioner T.L.