Tuesday, November 29

19 more dengue cases in Karachi

KARACHI: Nineteen more dengue fever cases were detected in Karachi this week, taking the reported cases’ toll to 538 in the city since 1st January 2018.

According to the weekly report issued by Prevention and Control Program for Dengue in Sindh, at least 19 new dengue fever cases were reported across Karachi in a week. No new case was surfaced from other districts last week.

In July, a total 19 dengue positive cases were detected throughout the city so far.

This year, a total 572 dengue cases were surfaced across Sindh province out of them 538 in Karachi and 34 from rest of province.

A death was also reported due to dengue in Karachi this year so far.