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UP: 41 Cases Of Dengue Reported In Prayagraj

Out of the 41 people, 36 are adults and five are children. They have been admitted to the dengue ward of the Tej Bahadur Sapru Hospital, said the health officials.

Unseasonal rains have triggered dengue and the number of patients has gone up in the city. (Photo Credit: PTI)

Prayagraj: About 41 cases of dengue have been reported in Uttar Pradesh’s Prayagraj on Thursday. Out of the 41 people, 36 are adults and five are children.

They have been admitted to the dengue ward of the Tej Bahadur Sapru Hospital, said the health officials. Unseasonal rains have triggered dengue and the number of patients has gone up in the city.

They have been admitted to the dengue ward of the Tej Bahadur Sapru Hospital, said the health officials. Unseasonal rains have triggered dengue and the number of patients has gone up in the city.

Earlier in September this year amid the rise of dengue cases in Uttar Pradesh the Chief Medical Officer of Prayagraj district, Nanak Saran had informed that the district reported 97 cases of dengue.

Last month Saran had told ANI, “The cases are likely to increase in the city because they are increasing in the whole state.”

Further, the officer informed last month that the administration has already started taking precautionary measures in order to curb its spread.

“We have deployed our teams in different areas to undertake the door-to-door surveys. Regular larva sprays and fogging are also being done,” he added.

Earlier, Uttar Pradesh Health Minister Jai Pratap Singh informed that the state government is taking all the possible steps to control the outbreak of viral fever in the state.

(With ANI Inputs)

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