69 dengue cases reported in city this year

  • HT Correspondent, Hindustan Times, Chandigarh
  • Updated: Nov 06, 2013 22:37 IST

The number of dengue cases in Chandigarh reached 69, on Wednesday.

The number this year is much lower as compared to last year, according to the data released by UT health department.

Last year, till November 6, 301 cases of dengue were reported from Chandigarh.

A health department release said that with the upcoming high-risk season for transmission of vector borne diseases, the malaria wing of health department, Chandigarh administration, had geared up its field activities for prevention and control of malaria and dengue.

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