Updated: Feb 25, 2021
Prevention and Control of Infectious Diseases Act 1988 (Act 342) is a law and legislation that covers the prevention and control of vector-borne diseases.
Vector-borne diseases are human illnesses caused by parasites, viruses and bacteria that are transmitted by vectors.
Vectors are living organisms that can transmit infectious pathogens between humans or from animals to humans such as mosquitoes, ticks, and fleas.
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