Which among the following is / are correct statements about Leptospirosis?
1. Its a bacterial infection
2. Its a zoonosis (transfers from vertebrate animals to humans)
3. Most outbreaks of leptospirosis are reported in coastal regions of India
Select the correct option from the codes given below:

Answer: [D] 1, 2 & 3

Kits for leptospirosis: These diagnostic kits have been developed by RMRC (ICMR), Portblair and is useful for diagnosis of leptospirosis – prevalent in Karnataka, Gujarat, Tamil Nadu and several other states. Most outbreaks of leptospirosis are reported in coastal regions of India: Gujarat, Mumbai, Kerala, Chennai and the Andaman Islands.

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