Via Digital Goa :
" Cases of Leptospirosis disease have been reported from various parts of Goa and neighbouring states. For the year 2011 till date, 1172 samples of suspected patients have been tested and of these 103 are positive for Leptospirosis, with 11 deaths said a press communiqué issued by .
Similarly, for the year 2010 total number of samples tested were 1818, of which 129 were positive with 8 deaths. These cases are scattered in and around the state, and not to be considered as an epidemic."