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Every contagious disease is known to everyone nowadays and one of them is Corona Virus, No doubt everybody is taking proper care and hygiene. Sometimes it affects the hygienic person and sometimes the careless, It’s dangerous.
But do you know ?? There was a disease spread 4000 years back in the time of Mesopotamian civilization called “Simmum”.
There was an ancient realm Mari, located in the northwest of today’s Syria was one of the most prosperous states of the 18th century BCE. The king was Zimri-Lim, He extended his kingdom through military and martial alliances, and built a grand palace. During the time of 1930s, more than 20,000 tablets were found inscribed in the ancient language of the Zimri – Lim’s time.
Many of them depict the subsequent containment of “Simmum”, it was a contagious disease that spreads by coming in contact with the infected person. Mesopotamian people exactly don’t know about the disease but they were enough good and aware of the spread of the disease. The first case that was found was of two women named Attuzar and Astakka
were infected primarily, when the king came to know about all these he was quite concerned but his wife handled the woman and quarantined her from the rest of the women, and the Tables and meals belonging to them were separated, The things belonging to the first women who left the place after getting infected were burnt properly.
There is another incident reported when the king came to know that women infected with the “Simmum” disease are not taken care of and not in quarantine rather she is mingling with other women and spreading the contagious disease. The King ordered to sned that women in quarantine not be allowed to meet with the other women in the palace and kingdom, nobody was allowed to go near.
The distance was the only key to the problem. Every woman infected with the disease was banned from socialization and everything that belonged to them was avoided. At a point in time, the king realized that it is spreading at a very high rate and soon it will cover the whole kingdom.
Conclusion – Today is the same situation that we are facing a pandemic and avoiding socialization is the only key to such a problem. A history marked and paved the path to understanding the importance and technique of survival in such a pandemic situation.

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