Lusaka district has recorded 83 New Cholera cases with 60 being adult and 23 children.
The total number of cases under treatment is at 179 comprising of 51 children and 128 adults.
According to the cholera update released by Ministry of Health Spokesperson Stanslous Ngosa, of the 179 cases, 54 are admitted to the cholera treatment units and 125 at Heroes Cholera Hospital.
Cumulatively, Lusaka has recorded 2755 cases, of which 2514 were successfully treated and discharged as at 06:00 AM today.
Lusaka cases reported by cholera treatment units indicates that Chipata compound recorded 17 cases, Matero 17, Kanyama 26, Chawama 10, Bauleni 1 and Chelstone 12 cases respectively.
The cumulative death toll in Lusaka stands at 62 with 1 facility death recorded in the last 24 hours.
Meanwhile, a total number of 12 cases have been recorded in the last 24 hours in other districts, 3 cases in Chilanga, 1 in Chibombo, 2 in Mumbwa,1 in Ndola, 2 in Chikankata, 2 in Sinazongwe and 1 in Monze bringing the cumulative total of cases to 149 and cumulative deaths to 5.
Countrywide, the cumulative total of cholera cases stand at 2905, of which 218 are under treatment and total cumulative deaths stand 67.