Dengue-spurred death toll rises to 187 in Lahore

Dengue-spurred death toll rises to 187 in Lahore

Lahore : Pakistan | Oct 10, 2011 at 11:27 PM PDT
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Dengue situation in Lahore

LAHORE: Dengue-triggered deaths burgeoned to 187 in the metropolis, as another patient died here today (Tuesday) leaving the high-ups shell-shocked with much to be desired.

Despite tall claims by the government, the dengue mosquito is out of control on stinging spree leaving the death trail behind.

Death caused by dengue virus soared to 205 in Punjab.

According to Punjab’s Health Department, the patients affected with dengue virus exceeded 16,000 mark in the province; most of them, 15,000 belong to Lahore

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A Pakistani health worker fumigates against the dengue mosquito outside an army medical camp in Lahore
A Pakistani health worker fumigates against the dengue mosquito outside an army medical camp in Lahore
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