RAWALPINDI: Dengue virus has claimed one more life in Rawalpindi with total numbers of deaths reaching 25 so far across the country.
As per the hospital administration, the deceased was a 42-year-old man, Chaudhry Karman, who was under treatment.
Earlier, Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Health Dr. Zafar Mirza said all-out measures were being taken to control the spread of dengue.
Talking to media, he said: “Our focus is on areas where most dengue cases are reported in Rawalpindi, Islamabad and adjoining areas.”
Mirza added that monitoring is being done in areas of Potohar region on a daily basis, Radio Pakistan reported.