03 more dengue fever cases in Karachi

June 20, 2013 Off By Web Desk

KARACHI: Three more dengue viral fever cases were reported in Karachi, said Dengue Surveillance Cell on Thursday.

Dr M Shakeel Aamir Mullick Focal Person for Dengue Surveillance Cell Sindh said a total of 298 dengue fever cases have been reported in Sindh province Since January 2013, out of them 289 in Karachi and 09 in rest of Sindh province.

He said two dengue patients have already expired in Karachi this year.

He further said 24 dengue patients were still admitted to different hospitals and three new dengue patients admitted on 20th June.

However, four patients were discharged from hospitals after treatment.