Mohali: Nine dengue cases surface in Dera Bassi locality

After nine dengue cases surfaced at Mubarkpur Camp near Dera Bassi in the past one week, Mohali civil surgeon Dr Adarshpal Kaur visited the locality on Sunday to review the situation
The Mohali health department swung into action soon after cases of fever and vomiting were reported at Mubarkpur Camp near Dera Bassi.
The Mohali health department swung into action soon after cases of fever and vomiting were reported at Mubarkpur Camp near Dera Bassi.
Published on Sep 13, 2021 01:07 AM IST
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By HT Correspondent, Mohali

After nine dengue cases surfaced at Mubarkpur Camp near Dera Bassi in the past one week, Mohali civil surgeon Dr Adarshpal Kaur visited the locality on Sunday to review the situation.

She said the health department swung into action soon after cases of fever and vomiting were reported and conducted a survey. Water supply was cut off and samples were also collected for testing.

Dengue fever is a painful, debilitating mosquito-borne disease caused by any one of four closely related dengue viruses.

Meanwhile, diarrhoea outbreak has been reported at Peermuchalla village in Zirakpur.

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