Over 21,000 dengue cases, 50 deaths

A total of 21,381 dengue cases have been reported from all parts of the country up to this month with over 50 dengue deaths, Health, Nutrition and Indigenous Medicine Ministry sources said.

According to the sources, 50.26 percent of dengue cases were reported from the Western Province while 6,848 dengue patients were reported from the Colombo district and over 2,973 cases reported from the Gampaha district.