439 cases of dengue reported in Udhampur

Excelsior Correspondent
UDHAMPUR, Nov 9: A total of 439 patients have been tested positive for dengue in the last four days in Udhampur district.
According to Dr Vijay Basnotra, Chief Medical Officer Udhampur (CMO), out of 2164 suspected cases, 439 patients have tested dengue positive.
Ensuring that all hospitals in the District Ramnagar, Chenani and District Hospital Udhampur are ready to tackle the mosquito borne infection, he said: “We have made all arrangements to curb dengue and a special lab has been designated for testing of suspected cases. We have also established a separate ward and deployed special doctors for dengue patients.”