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152 Cases Of Dengue Recorded In Nadroga-Navosa

A total of 152 cases of dengue were recorded in the Nadroga-Navosa province so far this year. This was revealed by Sigatoka Health Inspector Ratu Viliame Gonewai at the provincial
29 Jun 2017 10:13
152 Cases Of Dengue Recorded In Nadroga-Navosa
Dengue Fever

A total of 152 cases of dengue were recorded in the Nadroga-Navosa province so far this year.

This was revealed by Sigatoka Health Inspector Ratu Viliame Gonewai at the provincial council meeting at Nahigatoka village in Sigatoka yesterday.

“This is a big number and we need to work together,” Ratu Viliame said.

From January to June they also recorded 25 cases of leptospirosis, eight cases of typhoid, four of tuberculosis.

Council chairperson Ratu Aisea Vosailagi said: “It is very basic hygiene. We need to be advocates of following proper hygiene.”

 

Edited by Ranoba Baoa

Feedback:  waisean@fijisun.com.fj



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