The Ho Chi Minh City Preventative Health Center reported that the city recorded 106 people who are positive for the Zika virus in 21 districts on December 9.
Of these, 14 cases were found in the pregnant women.
By this time, Binh Thanh district has the highest numbers of Zika infections citywide with 21 cases. Next, district 2, 12 and Tan Phu district recorded 15; 11 cases and 10 cases respectively.
With the complicated development of the disease, the health center advised residents and pregnant women need to actively prevent mosquito bites, cleaning up the environment, destroying mosquitoes, mosquito larva.