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Plague Outbreak Kills 39 In Madagascar

by Bidita Debnath on December 13, 2013 at 11:50 PM
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 Plague Outbreak Kills 39 In Madagascar

In Madagascar, a plague spread by rats has killed 39 people in recent weeks, the health ministry reported.

"There is an epidemic in Madagascar which is currently affecting five districts (out of 112). Eighty-six people have been inflicted by the plague, of which 39 have died," said the ministry in a statement.

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