Dengue and Chikungunya reported in Abbottabad

Friday 25 August 2017 4 weeks ago 85   Abbottabad   Print

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Report  Web Desk : ABBOTTABAD: Two cases of Dengue and one of Chikungunya has been reported as three patients suffering from these diseases had been admitted in District Headquarters Hospital (DHQ). Medical Superintendent (MS) DHQ Dr Aqeel Bangash told media that one patient, Arif Khan, got Chikungunya when he was in Karachi. He was admitted in DHQ, when he reached Abbottabad in a deteriorated condition. Dr Bangash told that two dengue virus victims who were admitted in DHQ belong to Fawara Chowk Abbottabad. He said that one patient was discharged in a stable condition after having medical treatment. He informed that under special directives of provincial government, separate wards for both the diseases have been established in ATH and DHQ hospitals. 02