Probable cholera outbreak in Dasuya, Punjab, India

Although only 2 samples from patients with gastro-intestinal symptoms were positive for cholera, it is likely that this infection is responsible for the hospitalisations of 117 patients.

Travellers in this area can reduce their risk of exposure to cholera by taking all necessary precautions to avoid consuming contaminated food and water.

Visit our Health Library for more information on exposure to and the prevention of Cholera.

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