11 more dengue fever cases reported in Karachi
13 September, 2013
KARACHI: Eleven more dengue viral fever cases were reported in Karachi on Thursday, increasing the patients' toll to 1,051 during 2013, said Sindh Dengue Surveillance Cell Dr focal person M Shakeel Aamir Mullick.
A total of 1,112 dengue fever cases have been reported in Sindh since January 2013, out of which 1,051 were detected in Karachi and 61 in rest of the province. He said eleven dengue patients expired in Karachi this year so far. At least 33 patients re still admitted to different hospitals of Sindh, while 30 patients were discharged after treatment.
He informed that 48 cases were detected in Hyderabad, two in Kambar, two in Sanghar, two in Shikarpur, two in Thatta, one in Larkana, one in Dadu, one in Khairpur, one in Naushero Feroz, and one in Kashmore since January 2013.