214 dengue fever patients confirmed in Hazara
ABBOTTABAD: During the current season 406 patients of Dengue fever were registered in Ayub Medical Complex (AMC) and District headquarters Hospital Abbottabad while only 214 patients were confirmed with Dengue fever. This was stated by the Coordinator Health Department Dr. Shahid while talking to media here today.
He further said that only 105 dengue fever patients belong to the district Abbottabad those were discharged after completion of treatment in the hospitals, the rest of the 109 patients were from other parts of the Hazara division. Dr. Shahid disclosed up till now no dengue fever patient died in district Abbottabad, all dengue fever patients those were registered in AMC and DHQ Abbottabad were provided complete free treatment, lab tests other facilities.
Health department and district administration jointly organized fog spray drive in all across the district including the far-flung areas from where the dengue fever patients were brought, adding he said. The coordinator said that Abbottabad is the headquarters of Hazara division and most of the dengue fever, patients from other parts of the region approached AMC and DHQ where best facilities are available for them. During last one week no new case of dengue fever has been reported as the winter season has been started and the mosquitos have been died by the cold.