QUETTA: The provincial department of health has stated that up to 2,823 cases of dengue have been reported in Balochistan.
According to the report, 2,823 were confirmed cases of dengue virus while the test results of 1,898 people were awaited.
Three people lost their lives owing to the dengue virus in the province this year. Most of the cases were being reported from Kech, Gwadar, Lasbela.
In Kech, 1,747 people were infected by the virus, 872 were affected in Gwadar while 204 cases have surfaced from Lasbela so far.
According to the health department, measures were being taken to eradicate the dengue virus from Balochistan. Various awareness campaigns were also being run to educate people about preventive measures.