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17 more dengue cases in Delhi, total 174

Seventeen more patients tested positive for dengue in the city today, taking the count this season to 174.

delhi Updated: Aug 12, 2010 21:29 IST

Seventeen more patients tested positive for dengue in the city on Thursday, taking the count this season to 174.

MCD health official NK Yadav said, "17 people tested positive for dengue fever since Wednesday, taking the total number of people affected by the virus to 174."

He also said that the threat of dengue is more this year and precautions should be taken by all.

"We are trying our level best to control dengue cases. We have increased fogging exercises and issued challans to many residents and organisations for breeding of mosquitoes in their premises," he said.