21 malaria cases reported from city

CHANDIGARH: Another malaria case was reported on Tuesday taking the total count to 21 in Chandigarh.

Chandigarh, August 7

Another malaria case was reported on Tuesday taking the total count to 21 in Chandigarh.

As per the Health Department here, 18 cases of dengue, 21 of malaria and two of chikungunya have been reported in the city. The fresh malaria case was reported from Mauli Jagran.

Officials said they are offering free dengue testing facility at the Department of Virology, PGIMER, Department of Microbiology, GMCH-32, GMSH-16 and the District Priority Lab (IDSP) at the Civil Hospital, Mani Majra. — TNS

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