Kolkata, Salt Lake witness surge in dengue cases

Salt Lake and Kolkata - which have been receiving sporadic rain over the last fortnight - have reported a spurt in dengue cases. According to a Kolkata Municipal Corporation health official, the number of cases crossed 300 on Friday. Civic sources said that till five days ago, the number had been restricted to 250. Rise in dengue cases has been mostly reported from various parts of south Kolkata.

Kolkata, Salt Lake witness surge in dengue cases
Salt Lake and Kolkata - which have been receiving sporadic rain over the last fortnight - have reported a spurt in dengue cases. According to a Kolkata Municipal Corporation health official, the number of cases crossed 300 on Friday. Civic sources said that till five days ago, the number had been restricted to 250. Rise in dengue cases has been mostly reported from various parts of south Kolkata.