Dengue fever on Thursday claimed the life of an eleven years old girl here at Kokal Barseen union council Havelian. According to details, niece of Nazim Kokal Barseen II, Tariq Awan, died of dengue fever that created panic among the people of Union Council who demanded cogent measures by the KP government against the spread of deadly virus.
When Tehsil member Babu Javed contacted the health department for fumigation against the dengue virus in Kokal Barseen they replied “we have no fuel for the fog spray vehicles”. Total death toll from dengue fever has reached seven in Hazara division.
Health department and other concerned have not yet taken any satisfactory measures to control the outbreak of deadly disease.
Meanwhile, in Peshawar, one person died because of Dengue here in Peshawar on Thursday, raising the total death toll to 26 because of the epidemic.—APP