Man dies of dengue fever in Lahore


LAHORE: The second death due to the dengue fever was reported today as a man died here due to the fever in a private hospital, media reports on Saturday.

A 23-year-old man Asif died in the Holy Family Hospital of the city. He was brought in the hospital for treatment two days ago but could not survive.

According to Health Department figures, 670 new dengue cases were reported across Punjab so far in the season.

The doctors have advised the people to get anti mosquito spray, close windows from mosquitoes could enter home, cover all food items and cover water pots to avoid the disease