Thursday, 17 AUGUST 2023 | PNS | DEHRADUN
The situation of dengue disease became grimmer in the provincial State capital Dehradun on Wednesday with the State health department reporting 30 new cases of the disease. The number of dengue patients in the district has now mounted to 240 in the district.
The health department collected 1256 samples of the patients for the Enzyme Linked Immunosorbent Assay (ELISA) test on the day. Fifty six patients of the disease are undergoing treatment in different hospitals of the district. Dengue is a viral infection spread by the mosquito Aedes Aezypti popularly known as Tiger Mosquito.