The city Health Department announced Tuesday that the number of measles cases in the city has hit 466 since the outbreak began in October.
That’s an increase of 43 cases since the city last reported figures on April 29.
That new tally includes two children who live in Sunset Park, whose parents claimed religious exemptions to get around vaccination requirements at city public schools.
Neither child belongs to a household that is part of the city’s Orthodox Jewish community, which has been hard hit by the outbreak.
A city source confirmed the children were likely infected by visiting the heavily Orthodox neighborhood of Borough Park, which has been one of the hot spots for the outbreak along with Williamsburg.
The updated figures from the Health Department released Tuesday show the number of infections from April hit 151, making it the worst month since the outbreak began last year.
Williamsburg and Borough Park now combine to account for 448 of the 466 reported measles cases in the five boroughs — more than 96 percent.
City officials have responded by putting five Williamsburg zip codes under a mandatory vaccination order and launching a major public health campaign to counter baseless anti-vaccine conspiracy theories circulating in the insular Orthodox precincts.
Parents who fail to comply face a $1,000 fine.
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