Cholera cases among cyclone survivors in Mozambique have jumped to 271 a figure that nearly doubled from the previous day

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BEIRA a figure that nearly doubled from the previous day. The cholera cases have been discovered in the port city of Beira poor neighbourhoods are at particular risk. Cholera is endemic to the region he told reporters on Friday. Mozambican officials have said Cyclone Idai destroyed more than 50 health centres in the region complicating response efforts. The cholera cases have been discovered in the port city of Beira poor neighborhoods are at particular risk. Many areas in Mozambique and Zimbabwe that were heavily hit by the storm still cannot be accessed by road. Cholera is endemic to Mozambique which has had regular outbreaks over the past five years. The cholera cases have been found in the port city of Beira poor neighborhoods are at particular risk. The disease is a major concern for the hundreds of thousands of cyclone survivors in the southern African nation now living in squalid conditions in camps schools or damaged homes

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