Zika: Ministry issues warning

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The Health Ministry issued a travel warning today that it was unsafe for Sri Lankan pregnant women to travel to countries affected with Zika virus.

Director of Medical Services Dr. Palitha Mahipala said the Zika virus was spreading in countries like Singapore, Malaysia, Brazil and South American countries.

He informed all passengers to meet a doctor at the airport medical office, if he/she is down with fever, when returning to the country.

 

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  • Missaka Monday, 19 September 2016 05:39 PM

    After so many month, at least now!

    people Monday, 19 September 2016 06:21 PM

    what are we doing to prevent it entering the country travel warning us not enough via DM Android App


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