Japanese encephalitis outbreak in Kedah district of Malaysia

Two fatal cases of Japanese encephalitis have been reported in Kota Setar district, in the northern peninsular state of Kedah. According to local media, an outbreak was declared after JE cases rose to 10 with three deaths. Kedah, which includes the Langkawi archipelago, shares borders with the state of Perlis and two southern Thai provinces (Satun and Songkhla). Read more

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