The City Headlines
Ludhiana, October 29
The dengue cases in Ludhiana are on a continuous rise as in the last three days, more than 250 dengue cases have been reported in the city.
On Friday, 63 people from Ludhiana fell prey to dengue. One of the highest single-day spikes was witnessed on Wednesday when 122 dengue cases were reported in Ludhiana. On Thursday, 74 people contracted dengue.
The total number of dengue cases in the city has reached 1163 out of which 259 have been witnessed in the last three days. The number of suspected dengue cases in Ludhiana has also risen to 2841.
In Ludhiana urban (Khanna, Jagraon and Ludhiana city), a total of 956 dengue cases have been reported. In Ludhiana’s rural belt, 207 cases are witnessed. The worst affected rural area is Koom Kalan with 38 cases.
It seems like no area of the city is left unaffected by dengue. The cases have been witnessed in GTB Nagar, Gurdev Nagar, Rishi Nagar, Model Town, Kakowal Road, Janta Nagar, Himat Singh Nagar, Shivaji Nagar, Green Park, Shivpuri, Chander Nagar, Kitchlu Nagar, Tagore Nagar, Churpur Road, Aman Park and Sant Vihar.