255 cases of dengue fever reported in Punjab


About 255 cases of dengue virus were reported in Punjab on Thursday while no death was observed.

According to the health department, a total of 15,561 cases of the dengue virus have been reported so far during the current year while 22 people died of the virus and 967 patients are under treatment in different hospitals of the province.

The Punjab Primary and Secondary Healthcare Department reported 107 cases of dengue in Lahore, 38 in Rawalpindi, 25 in Gujranwala, 38 in Multan, five in Kasur, 14 in Faisalabad, eight in Sheikhupura, two each in Sialkot, Khanewal, Gujrat, Pakpatan, Sahiwal, Muzaffargarh, Sargodha, one each in Dera Ghazi Khan, Chakwal, Narowal, Okara, Rahim Yar Khan and Toba Tek Singh.

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