Dengue claims three more lives in KP

By: News Desk      Published: 12:40 PM, 7 Oct, 2021
Dengue claims three more lives in KP
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Dengue fever virus has killed three more patients and infected another 90 during the last 24 hours in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP). As many as 45 people became victim of dengue in the provincial capital Peshawar, reported 24NewsHD TV channel on Thursday. 

The death toll due to the dengue virus in KP now rose to four. Moreover, 125 people also recovered from the virus that has become a nuisance for people and authorities.  Currently, there are 178 patients being treated in different hospitals of Peshawar. 

Moreover, the dengue virus surged again in the Bannu district as nine patients have been diagnosed with the dengue virus in the district.

Two doctors were among those infected with the dengue virus while two other patients were undergoing treatment at the DHO Hospital.

In Islamabad, another 96 people were infected with the dengue virus taking the tally to 815.