Disease Surveillance

The NDCU in cooperation with the Epidemiology unit, Regional Epidemiologists and Medical Officers of Health(MOOH) is carrying out dengue fever surveillance activities in the country

Major Activities

  • Establishment of web based system to enhance disease surveillance in collaboration with the Epidemiology unit in 50 sentinel hospitals
  • Training of relevant health staff

Sentinel Hospitals

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Western Province














Colombo District      







BH Awissawella



BH Homagama

TH Kalubowila

TH Sri Jayewardenepura

Gampaha District




BH Wathupitiwala

DGH Gampaha

DGH Negombo

TH Ragama

Kalutara District



BH Horana

DGH Kalutara

BH Panadura

Uva Province



Badulla Distirct



PGH Badulla

BH Diyathalawa

BH Mahiyanganaya

Southern Province







Galle District



BH Balapitiya

BH Elpitiya

TH Karapitiya

Hambantota District


DGH Hambantota

GH Tangalle

Matara Distict


BH Kamburupitiya

DGH Matara

Sabaragamuwa Province




Kegalle Distirict



BH Karawanella

DGH Kegalle

BH Mawanella

Rathnapura Disrict


BH Embilipitiya

PGH Ratnapura

Northern Province



Jaffna District

TH Jaffna

Mannar Distict

DGH Mannar

Vauniya Distirct

DGH Vavuniya

North Western Province







Kurunagala District




BH Dambadeniya

BH Kuliyapitiya

PGH Kurunegala

BH Marawila

Puttlum Distict


DGH Chilaw

BH Puttalam

Anuradhapura District

TH Anurahadapura

Polonnaruwa District

DGH Polonnaruwa

Eastern Province





Ampara District



DGH Ampara

BH Kalmunai

AMH Kalmunai

Batticoloa District


TH Batticaloa

BH Kalawanchikudy

Trincomalee District


BH Kantale

DGH Trincomalee

Central Province












Kandy District




BH Gampola

TH Kandy

DGH Nawalapitiya

TH Peradeniya

Matale Dsitrict

DGH Matale

Nuwara Eliya District


DGH Nuwara Eliya

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Contact Us

  • National Dengue Control Unit,
    Ministry of Health,
    Public Health Complex
    , 555/5, Elvitigala Mawatha, Narahenpita, Colombo 05, Sri Lanka.
  • (0094) 1 2368416, 2368417

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