Authorities of the Ministry of Health (MoH) reported Thursday December 3, it has been confirmed three cases of Zika virus in the region Guna Yala.
It is young adults between 20 and 49, plus another 65 cases under study.
Since March 2014, the MoH spoke of the possibility that the virus entered the country and the main vector is the Aedes aegypti mosquito, which also transmits dengue and chikungunya virus.
The MoH has asked citizens to eliminate breeding sites to prevent the virus from spreading.
It was reported that on Friday December 4 Personal Health and Vector Control will visit the islands in Kuna Yala.
They also asked the inhabitants of this area who do not leave for the city, for the monitoring to be set in place.