12 more dengue cases reported in city


As many as 12 more dengue viral fever cases have been reported from Karachi in a week, taking the number of detected cases to 325 in the city since January 1, 2016.

As per the weekly report issued by the dengue prevention and control programme Sindh, at least 12 new dengue fever cases were detected from Karachi from March 25 to 31, 2016.

A total 340 dengue fever cases had been reported in Sindh province since 1st January 2016, out of which 325 were detected from Karachi, five from Hyderabad, two from Sukkur, one each from Tando Muhammad Khan, Jamshoro, Mirpurkhas, Sanghar, Ghotki, Thatta, Shikarpur and Shaheed Benazirbad.

No death was reported from dengue fever this year so far.