Zika virus alert in Udon Thani’s Sangkhom district

 Zika virus alert in Udon Thani’s Sangkhom district

Samlors (bicycle with a passenger seat) in Udon Thani. Photo: Ilya Plekhanov.

Udon Thani’s Sangkhom district has been declared off-limits especially to pregnant women after a resident of the district was quarantined in Taiwan after he was tested to be infected with Zika virus.

Health volunteers in all villages in Tambon Sang Nang Khao of Nong Khai’s Pone Pisai district were instructed by the director of health promotion hospital of Tambon Sang Nang Khao to mount a campaign to get rid of breeding grounds for striped mosquitoes.

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