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401 dengue cases recorded during a week in Karachi

General, Karachi
KARACHI:The Vector Borne Diseases Department of Directorate General Health Services Sindh has registered 416 dengue fever cases across the Sindh province in a week out of which 401 were recorded in Karachi alone.   The department has registered a total of 1,034 dengue fever cases from 01 to 28 October 2020 across the province out of which 1,019 were detected in Karachi and 15 in others districts.   In Karachi, District East was on top with 420 dengue cases in October followed by Districts South, District Central, District Korangi, Malir District and District West. The department has registered 1,950 dengue cases all over the Sindh province since 1st January to 28 October 2020 out of which 95 per cent cases were reported in Karachi division while five per cent in other...

(National): Six more fall prey to coronavirus in Sindh

Karachi:Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah informed on Tuesday that coronavirus had claimed six more lives and infected 194 others in Sindh province. This he said in a statement issued here from CM House. Shah said that six more patients lost their lives while struggling against COVID-19, lifting the death toll to 2,469 across the province that constituted 1.8 percent death rate. The CM said that 13,056 samples were tested against which 194 new cases emerged that constituted 1.48 percent current detection rate. He added that so far, 1,256,324 tests had been conducted which diagnosed 134,437 patients, of them 96 percent or 128,810 patients had recovered. According to the CM, currently, 3,158 patients are under treatment, including 2,874 in home isolation, five at isolation ce...