12 Kids Die of Diphtheria in 13 Days In Delhi Hospital

by Rishika Gupta on  September 22, 2018 at 6:43 PM Indian Health News
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In the span of just 13 days, a total of 12 children have died of Diphtheria in two government hospitals in Delhi.
 12 Kids Die of Diphtheria in 13 Days In Delhi Hospital
12 Kids Die of Diphtheria in 13 Days In Delhi Hospital

Eleven were pronounced dead in North Delhi Municipal Corporation-run Maharishi Valmiki Infectious Diseases Hospital whereas one child died in the Delhi government-run Lok Nayak Hospital.

Of the 300 cases reported so far this year, 85 people were admitted with the bacterial infection at the Valmiki Hospital from September 1 to September 19, hospital authorities said.



Source: Medindia

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