PESHAWAR, 27 September: Another person died of dengue fever in Peshawar on Tuesday after which death toll from the disease in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa has mounted to 35.

According to Dengue Response Unit of the KP Health Department, Ghulam Farooq from Nodha area of Peshawar, who was under treatment at Khyber Teaching Hospital, died of dengue fever on Tuesday. It said 266 more dengue patients were brought to different hospitals of Peshawar on Tuesday and 96 among them were admitted for treatment. One hundred and seventeen patients were discharged from hospitals after getting treatment.