PESHAWAR: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa well being authorities on Thursday confirmed that as many as 30 new instances of mosquito-borne dengue fever have been detected over the past 24 hours throughout the province, ARY Information reported.
Based on Dengue Response Unit (DRU), the variety of dengue constructive instances in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) has jumped to six,829 with the affirmation of 48 new sufferers.
The officers stated that 10 new dengue instances have been reported in Peshawar metropolis, whereas the variety of dengue fever instances has reached 2569 within the metropolis.
Earlier on Monday, two dengue sufferers died of mosquito-borne dengue fever in Karachi, taking the loss of life toll to 29 within the metropolis.
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A 55-year-old girl, recognized as Zahida Kausar was resident of the Federal B. Space and was beneath therapy at a non-public hospital of Karachi. She died to the dengue virus throughout therapy. A seventh-month-old youngster, resident of Al-Noor society, additionally misplaced the battle in opposition to dengue fever.
Based on Sindh Dengue Management Program (SDCP), 210 new instances of dengue fever have been reported within the metropolis over the past 24 hours.
The mosquito-borne illness which might show deadly if not identified and handled in time has unfold quickly all through Pakistan and has brought on critical concern among the many lots.