UPDATE1: Zika swelling quick in Singapore with 41 reliable cases reported

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20:42 28 Aug 2016

SINGAPORE, Aug. 28, Kyodo

Singapore’s Health Ministry pronounced Sunday that a Zika pathogen is now swelling in a abundant city-state with another 40 reliable cases following a initial locally transmitted infection announced Saturday.

All a cases are locally transmitted, distinct an removed alien box in May this year that concerned a male who had returned from Brazil where a Zika pathogen has been rife.

The infections now seem to be strong in a Aljunied Crescent and Sims Drive areas in a eastern partial of Singapore, nearby a Geylang red light district, and about 15 minutes’ expostulate to a financial business district. However, there are concerns that a pathogen competence also be swelling to other tools of Singapore.

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