Prayagraj: After the Braj area, dengue and viral fever are now wreaking havoc in Kanpur and Prayagraj as well. In Kanpur, about 100 fever patients are reaching the hospital every day, while Prayagraj has reported 97 dengue cases. The health department says the case may increase further right now. In view of which all security measures are being taken. Dr. Anil Nigam, CMS, Ursala Hospital, Kanpur, said that 75-100 fever patients are reaching the hospital every day.
Dengue cases have been confirmed in 2 patients in rapid tests, but Eliza's test has revealed dengue. Currently, there is not a single dengue patient in the hospital. But when it comes to other hospitals, the situation seems to be deteriorating. Three people succumbed to fever in Kanpur on Tuesday. Nirmala (55), Vaibhavi (8) of Karsauli, and Shanti (65) of Araul in the Kalyanpur block of Kanpur have lost their lives. Dengue was confirmed in 97 patients in Prayagraj. Dengue cases have also started increasing in Prayagraj. So far, 97 people have been confirmed dengue which is still being treated. The buzz is that no one has lost their lives due to dengue yet. CMO Nanak Saran said a total of 97 patients have been reported suffering from dengue so far, out of which 9 are undergoing treatment.
No dengue deaths have been reported in the district so far, he said, as dengue cases are likely to increase further in the city, so all efforts are being made to control it. 16 killed on Tuesday. Where it is learned that 16 more people including 7 children died in Kanpur and Braj area on Tuesday due to dengue and viral fever. 9 people including 6 children have lost their lives in Firozabad, three in Kasganj, one in Eta, and three in Kanpur.