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Naegleria claims one more life in Sindh

Latest Update: May 22, 2015 | 134 Views

KARACHI: Naegleria virus has claimed another life, raising the death toll to four in Sindh province.

Sarfaraz Ahmed, 43, resident of district Thatta was diagnosed with Naegleria and was admitted in a private hospital in Karachi two days back.

To battle the growing threat of Naegleria Fowleri deaths, the Sindh Health Department has constituted a six member committee to focus on preventive measures against the disease.


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