Dengue claims 4 lives in Karachi

4 people died of dengue fever so far in the metropolis as the disease affected a large number of citizens.

Monsoon brings a number of diseases including dengue and malaria with it. Both diseases spread due to mosquito bite. In these days, dengue is on rise in Karachi.

As many as 457 people were reported with dengue fever during last three months in the city, of them 294 were declared dengue positive while diseases like dengue were also reported in tests of 163 people.

Sindh government has said it is striving hard to prevent the citizens from this disease.

Some 37 people suffering from dengue fever are still admitted to various hospitals of the city.