Six kids fall to dengue, toll hits 23
The Morning Standard|December 28, 2021
Number of cases crosses 9,500 in city; 130 fresh infections logged in past one week

AN eight-month-old boy is among the six minors to have succumbed to dengue in past two months, taking the dengue death tally in Delhi to 23 in 2021, according to the report released on Monday by South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC) – the nodal agency for tabulating data on vector-borne diseases in the city.

The number of dengue cases crossed 9,500 in the city, though about 130 fresh cases have been logged in the last one week; the rise being far less than what it was till a few weeks ago.

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