Two more congo fever cases surface


Two more Crimean-Congo Haemorrhagic Fever (CCHF) patient was surfaced in Karachi on Thursday, taking the reported toll of cases to 27 in the city during the current year.
The patients have been identified as 54-year-old Zulhaja Shah and the 32-year-old Muhammad Kafeel. Zulhaja and Kafeel are being treated in different private hospitals after testing positive for the CCHF.
The recent cases took the number of Congo patients to 27; however, the number of people died from the disease reached to 13.—INP