Naegleria claims yet another life in city


KARACHI: Naegleria Fowleri claimed yet another life in Karachi, raising the death toll to 11 in Sindh province in 2015.

According to Naegleria Control Committee Focal Person Dr Zafar Mehdi, a 22-year-old girl, resident of Orangi Town Karachi had been admitted to a private hospital for last few days, who died during treatment. Reports confirmed that she was suffering of Naegleria.

He said eleven people had been died Naegleria Fowleri in the Sindh province so fat out of them eight deaths are reported from Karachi.