There is confirmation from Health Minister, Dr Fuad Khan, of three cases the Chikunguyna virus locally.
In December 2013 the mosquito-borne illness was first detected in St Martin.
Since that time most Caricom countries have reported cases of the disease.
In a News Power Now interview this afternoon, Minister Khan said the Ministry has intensified it promotion campaign to inform members of the public about the importance of keeping their surroundings clean.
He said a holistic effort is needed to prevent the breeding of mosquitoes.