Cases of dengue, flu, viral fever and influenza spiked in the Maldives earlier this year.
The Health Protection Agency has said that lifestyle changes during Ramadan could contribute to the spread of diseases.
The Health Protection Agency has warned people to take precautions and 'be wary of false rumours' about dengue.
The Health Protection Agency (HPA) has asked people to take precautions as dengue, the flu, viral fever, and influenza increase across the country.
The Maldives Independent has received unconfirmed reports of two dengue-related deaths this year, including a foreign worker at a resort.
There are annual dengue outbreaks in the Maldives, with cases reported every year although most are not life-threatening.
A 61-year-old woman died Sunday night while undergoing treatment for dengue fever at the Indira Gandhi Memorial Hospital in Malé. Her death is the third fatality...
A seven-month old infant died from dengue fever on Wednesday – the second death from the mosquito-borne disease this year.
A five-year-old boy died from dengue fever on Sunday in a southern atoll as the spread of the mosquito-borne disease continues unabated with unusual rainfall caused...