Dengue patient dies in Rawalpindi hospital, toll mounts to six

RAWALPINDI: A dengue patient died during treatment in a hospital here on Friday, mounting the toll due to the dengue virus to six.

According to details, 24-year-old Javed belonging to District Kohat was admitted in hospital in Peshawar after affected by dengue virus but some five days ago was shifted to Holy Family Hospital Rawalpindi where he breathed his last on Friday.

After recent death toll due to dreadful dengue virus has climbed to six. Slight fall in temperature brings an ideal situation to the dengue spreading mosquito to flourish. The citizens terming the situation as alarming have demanded for concrete measures to check the disease from further spreading. INP

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