01 December 2022
සිංහල | English


High risk of rat flu spread due to rain



There is a risk of rat fever spreading during the current monsoon season.

Tushani Dabarera, Community Health Specialist of the Epidemiology Department stated that 3,500 cases of rat fever have been reported in the past 8 months of the year.

Most of the cases have been reported from Ratnapura, Kegalle, Kalutara, Galle, Matara, Moneragala, Badulla and Kurunegala districts.


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