Last updated on octobre 10, 2017
Three new deaths were recorded by the Ministry of Public health, following the current plague epidemic in the Big Island. These three deaths are in addition to the last 42, making a balance of 45 deaths at the present time. According to information provided by the Ministry of Public health, since 1 August 2017, 387 cases have been registered. In their clinical forms, 277 cases were identified as pulmonary and 106 bubonic. One case was identified septicaemic and three other suspects.