Growth rate of dengue patients within the colombo city limits reduces by 20%
Monday, 07 July 2014 - 11:02
The Colombo Municipal Council states that the growth rate of the dengue patients in the colombo city has gone down by 20%.
Cheif Medical Officer of the Colombo Municipal council, Ruwan Wijayamuni stated that the percentage of the dengue patients stood strong 60% at the beggining of June and there can be seen a 40% reduction at the end of June.
During the last month 438 dengue patients were reported from the CMC limits, and it can be considered as te highest number of patients reported for the last six months in the same area.