Ninety-two instances of dengue have been reported in Punjab within the final 24 hours, Dawn has reported. Of these 92 instances, 64 instances have been reported from Lahore. As per the main points, 828 instances of dengue virus have been reported in Punjab, and 687 in Lahore.
Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) president Shehbaz Sharif has urged the federal government to implement dengue management pointers to guard individuals.
“Dengue is spreading & persons are getting contaminated. I’d ask the federal government to implement the dengue management pointers & protocols which might be already in place to mitigate the menace. Folks’s lives are valuable and each measure ought to be adopted to guard them from dengue,” Shehbaz wrote in a tweet.
In 2019, greater than 8,670 instances of dengue have been recorded in Punjab alone with over 50,000 reported from throughout Pakistan.