PESHAWAR: Round 5 new instances of dengue have been reported in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa on Sunday, rising the whole variety of instances of the epidemic to 7007, ARY Information reported.
In keeping with a press launch of the Dengue Response Unit issued right here, out of 5 new instances, four had been reported in Peshawar.
Round 14 sufferers of dengue are beneath therapy in varied non-public and public sector hospitals of the province. In the meantime, the whole variety of handled and discharged sufferers until date is 6993.
Earlier on November 15, dengue fever claimed one other life in Karachi, taking the dying toll from the mosquito-borne illness to 36, this 12 months up to now.
As per particulars, a girl recognized as Hajra was present process therapy at a personal hospital of Karachi the place he breathed her final.
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Hospital sources stated that the girl was affected by high-grade fever when she moved to Karachi’s hospital and was identified with dengue fever. She died throughout therapy.
In keeping with the Dengue Surveillance Cell report, the variety of dengue fever instances had jumped to 11,520 in Sindh.