May 03, 2019

Dengue raises its ugly head again

Health authorities warn that the risk of dengue in the island has on the rise with the monsoon rains.

Public medical health specialist Prasila Samaraweera said the public should pay close attention to this.

Meanwhile, the Department of Meteorology predicts thunder showers will occur in the Sabaragamuwa, Central, Southern, Western, Uva and the Northwestern areas.

The Department stated that heavy rains in the range of 100-150 mm could be expected in some areas