Local dengue fever cases at historic high last year

KUALA LUMPUR: A total of 130,101 dengue fever cases were recorded from January until Dec 28 last year, the highest in history for Malaysia.

The numbers, released by the Crisis Preparedness and Response Centre (CPRC) of the Health Ministry today (Jan 2), revealed the previous highest cases recorded was 120,836 - in 2015.

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Dengue , Aedes , Malaysia , Zika


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