Dengue kills 70 people, infects 50,607 in last nine months | Daily News

Dengue kills 70 people, infects 50,607 in last nine months

About 50,607 dengue patients were detected in the past nine months. The highest number (10,625) was detected from the Colombo District. About 70 dengue patients reportedly died of the disease.

Kurunegala reported about 1,585 patients and Puttalam recorded 726 dengue patients, said Kurunegala Assistant DMO Dr.A.Priyadharshana

He was speaking at a meeting of family health nurses of Kurunegala at the Kurunegala Government Hospital yesterday.


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