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Dengue: UK issues travel alert for Bangladesh

Diplomatic Correspondent |
Update: 2019-08-03 6:34:17 PM
Dengue: UK issues travel alert for Bangladesh
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DHAKA: The United Kingdom issued a travel advisory, warning its nationals to exercise caution while traveling in Bangladesh in wake of dengue outbreak.

The alert was issued on the website of British Foreign & Commonwealth Office Saturday (August 3). 

As many as 1.5 lakh British tour Bangladesh each year.

However, Bangladesh government has taken various initiatives to prevent mosquito-borne viral fever dengue.

BDST: 1834 HRS, AUG 3, 2019

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