- PRO/EDR> Malaria - India (DL)
Wed, 18 Jul 2018 15:55:46 -0400
Malaria -- India
With 16 fresh cases reported last week, the total number of malaria-affected patients [in Delhi] has reached 122 this year .
Trends show that malaria continues to spread faster than dengue in Delhi. A report released by South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC) on [Mon 16 Jul 2018] revealed that 53 583 households in the capital have been found positive for mosquito-breeding and 58 521 legal notices have been served for various violations.
Governor Anil Baijal, on [28 Jun 2018],
- PRO/EDR> Dengue/DHF update (14): Asia, vector mod, vaccine
Wed, 18 Jul 2018 15:20:35 -0400
Dengue -- Pakistan
Fiji has identified the hot spots for dengue fever where officials of the World Mosquito Program (WMP) will release the wolbachia-carrying mosquitoes on Monday [16 Jul 2018] to curb the spread of dengue, Zika and chikungunya diseases. According to the Fiji Broadcasting Corporation (FBC), over 7 million Fijian dollars (about USD 3.3 million) is being spent on piloting the project across Fiji, Vanuatu and Kiribati. The 1st batch of _Aedes aegypti_ mosquito carrying wolbachia bacteria will be