Eight confirmed Zika cases on Dutch side

May 6, 2016 4:40 AM

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Eight confirmed Zika cases on Dutch side

Health Minister Emil Lee provided the figures during the Council of Ministers press briefing on Wednesday. He alluded to Puerto Rico, which has registered 707 cases.

Lee said the Ministry of Public Health, Social Development and Labour VSA has just concluded a field trial of a lethal ovitrap system, which was deployed in the Fort Willem area. Lethal ovitraps uses the egg-laying urge of the female mosquito by providing a breeding site that kills the adult mosquit...

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