No let-up in dengue cases in KP, Punjab
Dengue cases are still on the rise in Pakistan. (File Photo)
During last 24 hours, 108 new dengue cases were reported in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and total number of deaths reported in the province has reached 9 so far. As many as 9,342 people have been diagnosed with the dengue virus in the KP.
According to the KP health department, 96 dengue patients are under treatment in Peshawar hospitals. During last 24 hours, 92 people were infected by dengue virus in the provincial capital. There are 4,779 dengue patients in the city.
There were 8 cases reported in Haripur and 3 in Noshera.
In Lahore, 77 cases of dengue were confirmed during last 24 hours while 1,222 patients are under treatment in the city hospitals.
Yesterday, 11 cases were reported in Gujranwala; 8 in Rawalpindi; 3 in Sheikhupura; 1 each in Hafizabad, Kasur, Sahiwal and Sialkot.
In Islamabad, 12 people were diagnosed with dengue virus during last 24 hours.
Reporter Azmat Awan