"In the last 24 hours one person died at the NRS Medical College and Hospital because of AES," West Bengal Health Services Director Biswaranjan Satpathy said.

It may be mentioned here that the toll in the state since January however, remained 206 because, the woman who died of Japanese encephalitis on Sunday, was found from Bihar's Samastipur.

Meanwhile, four new suspected case were however, reported from three districts in the last 24 hours, Satpathy further said.

Among the four new suspects reported, one was from Coochbehar district while two were each from Uttar Dinajpur and Dakshin Dinajpur, he said.

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