In Gujarat State Dengue cases are increasing day by day. A 3 year old girl who was suffering from Dengue and was ongoing treatment in LG Hospital at Maninagar in Ahmedabad city has died of severe outbreak of dengue. This is the 10th death toll incident of the city.
Ahmedabad Municipal Officer said that, Everyday 28 cases are being registered in this month. Although last year in this month 11 cases were reported. Last year, 223 dengue cases were reported in the whole month while this year 651 cases were registered in the first 23 days of November. Not only dengue but the cases of malaria is also increased. The city recorded 167 cases of malaria in November last year while 188 cases were registered in the first 23 days for this year.
This discrepancy in details of dengue has raised the questions of what exactly the truth is with regard to the disease that the hospitals are full of patients and many of them reported serious complications like dengue shock syndrome, dengue encephalitis among others. If this will continue further then it would turn into a public emergency.