9 more dengue cases surface in Karachi

KARACHI: As many as nine more dengue fever cases were reported in Karachi in a week, taking the reported cases’ toll to 88 in the city since the 1st January 2018.

As per the weekly report issued by Prevention and Control Program for Dengue in Sindh, at least nine new dengue fever cases surfaced across the city January 23 to January 29, 2018.

A total 88 cases have been reported throughout Sindh province out of them 85 in Karachi and three from rest of province. No death was reported from dengue this month so far.

In 2017, a total 2,927 dengue cases had reported across the Sindh province out of which 12 died from this fever.