Concern in JB over rise in dengue fever


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  • Tuesday, 28 Jan 2003

JOHOR BARU: The state health committee is alarmed over the high number of dengue fever cases reported in the city. 

Its chairman Datin Halimah Mohd Sadique said 628 dengue cases, including two deaths, were reported between Jan 1 and 18. “All council presidents have been asked to personally look into the matter so that dengue would not become an epidemic. 

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