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UN expert team to visit Dhaka amid dengue outbreak

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Staff Reporter  :
An expert team of the United Nations will arrive Dhaka on Wednesday to assess the dengue situation in Bangladesh.   
The three-member team, comprising experts of IAEA, FAO and WHO, will discus with the Bangladeshi authorities in controlling the Aedes aegypti mosquito, which spreads viruses such as dengue, Zika, chikungunya and yellow fever, says a press release issued by Bangladesh mission in Vienna on Monday.

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