24 more dengue fever cases surface in Karachi
24 September, 2013
KARACHI: At least 24 more dengue viral fever cases were reported in the city on Monday, increasing the number of patients to 1,309 this year, said Sindh Dengue Surveillance Cell Focal Person Dr Shakeel Mullick.
He also said that 42 dengue patients were still admitted to different hospitals of Sindh, while 50 patients had been discharged after treatment. About 17 cases were detected in Hyderabad too, he added.
"A total of 41 cases were reported on Monday, out of which 33 were inpatient; whereas, eight were OPD cases," said Mullick.