Measles/Chickenpox - Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh, India

Health authorities have reported a large outbreak of measles with “dozens” of new cases each day. In addition, there are numerous cases of chickenpox as well.

Travellers to this region should be aware of the risk of exposure to measles and chickenpox and ensure that their childhood vaccinations are up-to-date.

Visit our Health Library for more information on exposure to and the prevention of Chicken Pox and Measles.

Global Monitoring To Keep You Safe While You Travel

Sign up your trip to receive real-time, exclusive travel alerts to help you stay safe while away from home.