Naegleria claims another life

July 29, 2015 Off By Web Desk

KARACHI: Naegleria Fowleri claimed another life in Karachi, raising the death toll to 12 in Sindh province in 2015.

Director Health Karachi Dr Zafar Ejaz said a 25-year-old man Ebad resident of Mauripur was admitted to a private hospital form last few days. He died from Naegleria Folwleri during treatment.

So far, 12 people have died of Naegleria Fowleri in the Sindh province, out of which nine died in Karachi.