31 new dengue cases push figure to 100 in four days
Thirty-one fresh cases of dengue were reported today in the national capital, taking the total number of those affected to 233 this season.delhi Updated: Oct 09, 2012 00:07 IST
Thirty-one fresh cases of dengue were reported on Monday in the national capital, taking the total number of those affected to 233 this season.
While one case was reported from VIP areas of the capital, the rest were from South, East and North Delhi Municipal Corporations.
All the 12 zones, except Sadar Paharganj zone, in the jurisdiction of South, North and East Delhi Municipalities recorded dengue cases, a statement issued by the civic bodies said. No deaths were reported on Monday.
Out of the 233 cases, three originated from outside the capital. A nine-year-old girl had died due to dengue in September.
In 2011, the capital saw 216 cases of dengue, including eight originating from outside, and three deaths. In 2010, there were 4,108 cases, including 24 from outside, and five deaths while the figures for 2009 were 29 dengue cases and no deaths.
In 2008, there were 550 dengue cases and two deaths.