Over 150,000 cases of Dengue reported so far this year

Over 150,000 cases of Dengue reported so far this year

By Keshala Dias

Sep 10, 2017 | 6:43 pm

The Ministry of Health reports that 150,407 cases of Dengue have been reported so far during this year,

The Epidemiology Unit at the Ministry noted that most cases were reported from the Western Province, adding that the figure stood at 43.9% of the total cases reported.

The Health Ministry says 1,715 Dengue cases were reported in the past ten days alone from across the country.

The Ministry further noted that most number of cases were reported from the month of July, with 40,781 cases being reported.

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