Sunday, June 30 2013 @ 03:39 PM EDT
Contributed by: Staff_Journalist
He said these cases of dengue with warning signs are mostly seen among the residents of the 24 de Diciembre.
Hassan said in a statement, that eight people have died from dengue hemorrhagic fever. The official said at least five cases are currently being treated by medical personnel.
Hassan said the actions taken by the health personnel have helped controlling the amount of incidents. However, he said even though the authorities are working from Monday to Sunday to reduce mosquitoes, the citizens must also cooperate.
The Ministry of Health has invested approximately $1,179,626 this year in tools used for spraying. (Prensa)