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4 dengue cases diagnosed

By APP
November 28, 2023

Rawalpindi:As many as four more dengue cases were reported in Rawalpindi during the last 24 hours, raising the tally of confirmed cases to 2,668 in the district.

District Coordinator Epidemics Prevention and Control (DCEPC), Dr Sajjad Mehm­ood, Monday said that, among the new cases, two of each case had arrived from Municipal Corporation Rawal­pindi and Potohar town. 

An Aedes Aegypti mosquito, which transmits the Zika, Chikungunya, Dengue and Yellow Fever viruses can be seen in this picture. — AFP/File
An Aedes Aegypti mosquito, which transmits the Zika, Chikungunya, Dengue and Yellow Fever viruses can be seen in this picture. — AFP/File

He added that presently 22 patients were admitted to DHQs of which 12 were confirmed cases while 2,654 were discharged after treatment. The health officer added that though dengue cases were decreasing sharply with changing weather.