Dengue fever in KP
Dengue fever on rise in KP

PESHAWAR, 15 October: World Health Organisation on Sunday in its report said that number of dengue cases has been reduced considerably in most affected localities of provincial capital.

The report said that dengue larva was found during in 11 percent houses out of total 880 which was due to continuous fumigation and awareness campaign. The localities are Tehkal and Shaheen Town where hundreds of houses were surveyed to asses if there was any fall in number of larva.

It said that fumigation was conducted in areas covering around 160,000 houses after around 55 persons died due to dengue fever.