Dengue – Health Ministry says Colombo at ‘high risk’

Dengue – Health Ministry says Colombo at ‘high risk’

Dengue – Health Ministry says Colombo at ‘high risk’

Written by Staff Writer

26 Jan, 2014 | 2:49 pm

The Ministry of Health says that 2130 Dengue patients have been reported since January 1.

According to the Health Ministry’s Non-Communicable Diseases Unit, 867 Dengue patients have been reported from Colombo.
Meanwhile, 327 Dengue patients were recorded from Gampaha district, 166 from Kalutara district and 58 patients with Dengue were reported from Kandy.
The Non-Communicable Diseases Unit pointed out that 51 patients from Puttalam and 50 from Polonnaruwa were reported for having contracted Dengue.
Meanwhile, 195 persons have contracted Dengue within the Colombo Municipality area alone.

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