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The confirmed measles cases in Bulgaria has reached 463 since the first case was reported in February, the country's Ministry of Health said in a statement on Monday.
Axar.az reports citing Xinhua.
This is the highest number recorded in nine years.
The highly contagious disease mainly affected Sofia Region, Blagoevgrad Region and Sofia city with 165 cases, 136 cases and 134 cases respectively, said the statement.
In order to curb the spread of the disease, a national coordination council for the control of measles has been established, the statement said.