Dawn News

March, 04 2015

LAHORE, June 7: Measles claimed the lives of four more children all over the province during the last 24 hours.

According to a Health Department spokesman, two children succumbed to the disease in Hafizabad district, one each in Toba Tek Singh and at Children’s Hospital.

Meanwhile, 195 more measles cases were reported in Punjab, including 19 in Lahore, during the last 24 hours, he said.

The spokesman said the toll had reached 144 all over the province, including 80 in Lahore alone, since January.

Email news tips and feedback to News Desk, submit blogs to Blog Desk and share photos and Videos with Special Projects Desk.

More From This Section

Doctor beaten up in hospital

OKARA: Nine people allegedly beat up on Tuesday the medical superintendent of the additional district headquarters...

Doctors protest police action

FAISALABAD: The Pakistan Medical Association (PMA) has strongly reacted to police order summoning a doctor in the...

Comments (0) Closed