The Ministry of Health and Medical Services is providing an update regarding the tragic deaths of two United States citizens David and Michelle Paul who arrived in Fiji on Wednesday the 22nd of May.
Following an extensive, multi-organizational investigation, the Fijian Government has informed the family that an infectious cause of death has officially been ruled out.
Through continued collaboration with the United States’ Centres for Disease Control and Prevention, further tests are being conducted to determine a cause of death, and family will be updated as further developments unfold.
Given these findings, the Ministry is confident there is no risk to the public. The five staff placed under precautionary observation are in good health and have all returned to work.