379 dengue cases recorded last week, highest since March 2016: NEA [Channel NewsAsia]

 The number of weekly reported dengue cases have been on an upward trend. 

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There were 379 dengue cases recorded last week, which is the highest weekly number since March 2016, the National Environment Agency (NEA) said in an advisory on Saturday (Jun 1).

 

"The number of weekly reported dengue cases have been on an upward trend, and have more than tripled in the past nine weeks. We have not seen such a high weekly number since March 2016," NEA said.

 

The agency also added that the peak dengue season has set in.

  

Source: Channel NewsAsia