In Malaysia in 2016 to date. health officials put the case count at 28,576 as of Mar. 7. This includes 62 dengue-related fatalities.
More than 14,000 cases are reported from Selangor State, while Johor State has seen more than 4,200 cases.
Thailand’s dengue case count has topped 10,000, according to the latest data from the Bureau of Epidemiology. As of Mar. 7, 10,787 cases and 3 deaths have been reported. Bangkok continues to see the highest incidence followed by Rayong and Samutsakorn.
In Singapore, where health officials have predicted a record year of 30,000 cases, has seen a slight drop in cases recently.
415 cases were reported in the week ending Mar. 5, a decrease in 97 cases from the previous week. The cumulative case count since the beginning of the year to Mar. 8 is 5,013.
- Philippines reports 13,000 dengue cases during 1st five weeks of 2016
- China Zika count up to a dozen imported cases
- Zika: US resident develops symptoms while in the Philippines
- Zika: Local transmission reported in Laos