Over 300 Leptospirosis cases this year
The number of Rat Fever (Leptospirosis)cases reported from Sri Lanka
in the last two months of this year is 306. Four deaths were also
reported during the same period, Epidemiology Unit Director, Dr. Paba
According to Dr. Palihawadana, over 3,500 Rat Fever cases were
reported from the country last year while the number of deaths reported
was over 120.
Rat fever became one of the main health problems in the country.