Delhi witnessed a 24% rise in vector-borne diseases

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Delhi: Report Suggests 24% Rise in Dengue, Malaria Cases

Amid the ongoing COVID-19 scare, a new report has stated that Delhi witnessed a 24% rise in vector-borne disease (Dengue, Malaria, and Chikungunya) cases between August 23-29. With 69 new cases reported during the period under review, the total tally has reached to 277 this year. The 69 new cases comprised - 24 Dengue cases, 38 cases of Malaria, and seven cases of Chikungunya.

Thu, 03 Sep 2020 - 08:00 AM / by Sneha Ramesh

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