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PNG's cholera outbreak spreads

PNG's cholera outbreak spreads

Posted 30 November 2010, 20:49 AEDT

The number of people affected by the recent cholera outbreak in Papua New Guinea is close to two thousand.

The original point of the outbreak is Daru, a tiny island off the coast of PNG's Western Province, where around one thousand cases have been documented. The situation is stabilizing there but it's now on the move emerging in villiages on the mainland between two districts.

Presenter: Sonja Heydeman

Enoch Posanai, Executive Manager for Public Health, PNG Health Department

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