Three persons, including a horticulture scientist, have died of viral fever in the last two days.

According to information, P. Chandana (26), working as a scientist at Krishi Vignana Kendra at Venkataramannagudem under Tadepalligudem mandal, reportedly died following symptoms of viral fever while on her way to the government hospital at Kakinada for treatment on Monday night.

Meesala Ramesh (37), a Village Revenue Officer from Darsiparru under Pentapadu mandal, reportedly died of dengue fever.

Another woman from Bhimavaram Santa Margaret (56) also allegedly died following similar symptoms, according to her family members.