Woman dies of dengue fever in Karachi

December 10, 2019


KARACHI: The Sindh Programme for Dengue Prevention and Control (SPDPC) has confirmed the death of a 38-year-old woman due to dengue fever at a local facility here on Monday.

Belonging to North Karachi, the victim was admitted to a hospital in the city with diagnosis of dengue fever and associated diagnoses being hypertension, chronic kidney dysfunction etc.

According to SPDPC sources, 16,102 cases of dengue fever have been reported from different parts of the province during the current year.

Published in Dawn, December 10th, 2019