17 more dengue cases emerges in Karachi

March 2, 2016 Off By Web Desk

KARACHI: As many as 18 more dengue viral fever cases have been reported from Sindh province in a week, out of which 17 were detected from Karachi alone.

As per the weekly report issued by Dengue Prevention and Control Program Sindh, at least 18 new dengue fever cases were detected from across the province, out of which 17 were reported from Karachi and one from Tando Mohammad Khan from February 26 to March 03, 2016.

A total of 261 dengue fever cases had been reported in Sindh province since 1st January 2016, out of which 250 were detected from Karachi, five from Hyderabad, one each from Tando Mohammad Khan, Jamshoro, Mirpurkhas, Sukkur, Shikarpur and Shaheed Benazirabad, while no death was reported from dengue this year so far.