“The Tourist Assistance Association has not received any requests on this topic from Russian tourists. We recommend that you take precautions in countries with tropical and subtropical climates—use special insect repellents and wear clothing that covers as much of your body as possible,” they noted.

In case of deterioration of health, experts advised to immediately consult a doctor.

“Detailed information about epidemiological situations is indicated on the official website of Rospotrebnadzor. We recommend that tourists take these messages into account before traveling,” concluded Turpomosch.

Earlier, information appeared in the media that Russian tourists were allegedly complaining about the dengue virus epidemic in Sri Lanka.