23 new HIV cases pop up in Larkana, toll mounts to 850


HYDERABAD: The number of HIV positive people continues to increase as about two dozen more people were tested positive on Monday.

According to details, as per the Sindh AIDS Control Programme, the blood tests of 329 persons were conducted at the Taluka hospital.

During screening 23 more turned out to be HIV-positive.  With recent cases, the total number of HIV affectees in Larkana and Ratodero has climbed to 850.