Thursday, February 4, 2016

Carnival Preparations in Brazil Continues Despite Spreading Zika Virus

By Nens Bolilan
Members of Vila Isabel samba school perform during its parade at 2014 Brazilian Carnival at Sapucai Sambadrome on March 03, 2014 in RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil.
BRAZIL---Brazil has maintained a festive atmosphere as it prepares for Carnival, despite the threat of the Zika virus and government efforts to stop it from spreading. Daily Mail reported that round the clock fumigation is now being done in the country to kill Zika-carrying mosquitoes. But along with these measures are clear efforts from communities to live normal lives. [link]