The number of dengue fever cases in Pakistan almost 10 thousand, a delegation of experts of the World Health Organization (WHO) arrived in Islamabad on Sunday to help cope with the epidemic.
According to media reports, cases of dengue are marked throughout the country, but the most difficult situation in the north-eastern province of Punjab. Only the administrative capital of the province in Lahore were more than 8.7 thousand cases. In this case, 104 people in Pakistan have died of the disease.
WHO team that comes to Pakistan, should make recommendations on the spot, how to stop the epidemic. Experts also advise Pakistani doctors on ways to combat dengue epidemics and visit, the agency said.
In Pakistan, coming to a close during the rainy season — this time here grows dramatically the number of mosquitoes that transmit dengue.