Covid-19 claims 4 lives, 1110 dengue patients discharged after recovery



As many as four more Corona patients have died while 15 new cases were tested positive with the deadly virus during the last 24 hours.

According to the daily situation report issued by the District Health Authority on Tuesday, among the new cases, five belonged to Rawalpindi Cantt and Rawal town.

“Presently 19 Coronavirus confirmed patients were admitted in Benazir Bhutto Hospital,23 in Institute of Urology,7 in Fauji Foundation Hospital and two in Holy Family Hospital “, the report said. The report updated that two patients were on ventilators in critical condition,28 stable and 21 on oxygen support.

“As many as 2,873,543 people including 42,965 health workers and 2,830,578 other citizens have jabbed themselves so far against the lethal coronavirus while the positivity ratio during the past 24 hours was recorded at 1.58 per cent in the district,” it added.

Meanwhile, as many as 1191 confirmed dengue cases have so far been brought to the allied hospitals of the city, out of which 1110 were discharged after recovery while 101 more positive cases were reported in the last 24 hours.

This was stated by the District Coordinator Epidemics Prevention and Control Dr Sajjad Mehmood here Tuesday.

He said that presently 106 dengue patients were under treatment in Holy Family Hospital out of which 38 were tested positive, ten positive out of 15 in Benazir Bhutto Hospital and 33 confirmed cases out of the total 44 admitted in District Headquarters Hospital,” he added.

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