30 MORE CASES OF DENGUE RE­PORTED IN UP

Hindustan Times (Lucknow) - - LUCKNOW -

LUC­KNOW: Around 30 fresh cases of dengue have been re­ported in the state, tak­ing the to­tal to 1,682. In Luc­know, six fresh cases have been re­ported.

There has been con­sid­er­able rise in the num­ber of dengue cases in the past one week.

Till now 23 peo­ple have died of dengue in the state. Two cases of swine flu were also re­ported in Luc­know on Thurs­day.

“Dengue mos­quito breeds in clean water in our homes hence we should be tak­ing ut­most pre­cau­tion to make sure there is no stag­nated water in flower pots, cool­ers or empty and un­used items in bal­cony or roof top,” said Dr San­deep Kapoor, di­rec­tor Health City Hospi­tal.

He said that while mov­ing out­door one should wear full sleeves clothes and avoid places where there could be mosquitoes.

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