459 new cases of the dengue virus have been reported overnight. In a press statement, Primary and Secondary Healthcare Department Secretary Imran Sikandar Baloch has confirmed that 335 of the total cases are from Lahore, 6 from Khanewal, 8 from Rawalpindi, 3 cases from Sheikhupura and Hafizabad, 2 from Chakwal, 5 from Gujrat, and 8 from Attock. Also, there has been a severe outbreak of the virus in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Islamabad.
Baloch also mentioned that dengue patients have also been reported in Sahiwal, Okara, Faisalabad, and Muzaffargarh. Up till now, 6,727 cases have been confirmed all over Punjab while 4,874 confirmed cases have been reported in Lahore. The death toll in Rawalpindi from dengue has reached 19.