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Child dies of measles

Published Jan 30, 2013 12:05am

LAHORE, Jan 29: Another child succumbed to measles in the provincial capital, while 30 children suffering from the disease were shifted to various hospitals on Tuesday.

Five-month-old Husnain Qaiser was under treatment at Mayo Hospital and he died of post-measles complications.

It is said to be the third measles-related death in the city in January.

Around 260 measles cases have been reported in Lahore alone in January. — Staff Reporter


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