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The Singapore Ministry of Health (MOH) reported today an additional 11 new confirmed cases of locally transmitted Zika virus infection.

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One case is linked to the Elite Terrace cluster. The other ten cases have no known links to any existing cluster.

To date, there are a total of 329 cases of locally transmitted Zika virus infection in Singapore, with seven clusters. Eight pregnant women have been confirmed to have Zika.

In Bangkok, Thailand, twenty-one cases of the Zika virus have been reported in Bangkok’s Sathon central business district, according to a Bangkok Post report.

Officials are now watching for more possible infections in several adjacent districts.

Ministry of Public Health spokesman Suwannachai Wattanayingcharoenchai said sixteen out of Thailand’s 76 provinces have confirmed cases of Zika since January.

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  1. […] The Singapore Ministry of Health (MOH) reported today an additional 11 new confirmed cases of locally transmitted Zika virus infection. One case is linked to the Elite Terrace cluster. The other ten cases have no known links to any existing cluster. To date, there are a total of 329 cases of locally transmitted Zika virus infection […] Asia – Outbreak News Today […]

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