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Health centers on alert after rove beetle finding in Jakarta

  • Lutfi Rakhmawati and Slamet Susanto

    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Sat, March 24 2012 | 10:59 am

The rove beetle is here, but there is no need to panic, the local health agency says.

The Jakarta Health Agency said on Friday that it had readied community health centers throughout the capital to anticipate possible rove beetle outbreaks following reports that the insects were also found in South Jakarta and Bekasi.

“I have instructed 296 community health centers in the capital...