Bangladesh: Epidemiological Highlights Week 51 (16 – 22 Dec), 2019

Highlights

No RDT positive case in week 51

The OCV campaign ongoing in the host community between December 8-31, 2019

Number of Measles cases are being sustained high since last September 2019

Proposed date of Measles Outbreak Response Immunization will be January 12 to February 12, 2020 and target age group is 6 month to and lt; 10 year in the camp population

Acute respiratory infection (ARI), diarrheal diseases and unexplained fever are the diseases with highest proportional morbidity in last week. These syndromic conditions remained relatively the same within this week

Source: World Health Organization