KARACHI/RAWALPINDI: Dengue fever has killed two extra individuals in Karachi and Rawalpindi, taking the dying toll from the mosquito-borne illness in Karachi to 15, ARY Information reported on Monday.
At the very least 5,000 sufferers in Islamabad and 6,976 in Rawalpindi have been examined optimistic for the illness at the moment.
The illness is on a speedy rise in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) as effectively the place 4,406 sufferers have been examined optimistic to this point.
The dengue virus had claimed two lives in Rawalpindi on Sunday.
The mosquito-borne illness which can show deadly if not identified and handled in time has unfold quickly all through Pakistan and has prompted severe concern among the many plenty.
Punjab Minister for Well being Dr. Yasmin Rashid right here on Monday stated that particular OPD has been arrange within the Holy Household Hospital to facilitate dengue sufferers.
In response to a press release issued from Punjab Directorate Common Public Relations, Dr. Yasmin Rashid visited Holy Household Hospital Rawalpindi to examine its OPD particularly arrange for the dengue sufferers.
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She inquired after the sufferers and reviewed amenities being offered there. The minister stated that amenities of registration of dengue sufferers, their admission and remedy have been absolutely obtainable within the hospital.
“A visual distinction is being witnessed in anti-dengue marketing campaign after remedial measures have been expedited by the federal government,” she added.