Kathmandu Sees Alarming Increase in Dengue Cases with 1,170 Tested Positive

Kathmandu: Dengue is swelling during an shocking rate in Kathmandu, with a district witnessing over four-fold travel in a series of patients in only dual days, a media news pronounced on Thursday.

Kathmandu district available 254 dengue cases compartment Sunday. But by Tuesday that series had surged to 1,170, The Himalayan Times reported.

The series of dengue patients in dual other districts of Kathmandu valley, however, has remained fast over a past dual days.

“One of a vital reasons for fast widespread of a illness in Kathmandu district is bad sanitation,” pronounced Baburam Marasini, former executive during Epidemiology and Disease Control Division.

“Moreover, many dengue patients from opposite a nation are in Kathmandu for treatment. Since many open hospitals that provide dengue are located in Kathmandu district, chances of those not putrescent constrictive a illness are really high,” Marasini added.

This is a initial time Kathmandu district has seen such a vast series of dengue patients. The illness has also influenced 55 other districts.

Till Tuesday, 5,095 people had tested certain for dengue opposite Nepal, adult from 3,899 on Sunday.

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