A total of 152 dengue deaths have been reported from the country this year and Maharashtra has topped the chart with 35 causalities, the government said Tueday.
The number of dengue cases in the capital has reached 5,462, a municipal health officer said Monday.
The deputy health officer and the malaria inspector of the Rohini zone have been suspended, as the north Delhi municipal corporation has the highest number of dengue cases, an official said Tuesday.
Two persons have died due to dengue in Haryana where out of 415 confirmed cases so far this month, Gurgaon alone accounted for 325.
Dengue appears to be fast spreading in the national capital with 31 fresh cases being reported today, taking the total number of cases this season to 611.
According to officials in the health department, 762 persons tested positive from January to September 2012 for the disease.
Dengue appears to be spreading fast in the capital with 33 fresh cases being reported today, the highest so far for a day this season.
Left parties in the WB Assembly on Tuesday walked out after Speaker Biman Banerjee disallowed adjournment motions on dengue deaths in the state.
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