Over 300 affected by skin disease in Sujawal

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Our Correspondent
Sujawal

Eczema, a skin disease, is rapidly spreading in the village Urs Temro of Taluka Jati district Sujawal that has affected more than 300 villagers including women and newborn babies.

According to a survey conducted by this scribe, the villagers have been putting up with this infectious disease for the past seven months, and owing to improper treatment and lack of precautionary measures the disease is aggravating further.

Following the survey, several reasons surfaced that caused the spread of this contagious disease including lack of awareness, use of contaminated water, and polluted surroundings.

While talking to this correspondent regarding the alarming situation in the village Medical Superintendent of Taluka Hospital Jati Dr. Yameen Shah said that the use of contaminated water was the foremost cause behind the rapid spread of this disease however he held that the situation was not alarming rather it was well under control.

Meanwhile, Professor at People’s University of Medical and Health Sciences For Women and Head of Hajiani Welfare trust Dr. Mashouqe Ali Hajiani who visited the village to examine affected villagers told local reporters..

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