39 new dengue cases in Delhi

39 new dengue cases in Delhi
New Delhi: Thirty nine fresh cases of dengue were reported in the capital on Friday, taking the total number to 1,096.

While 37 cases were reported from three Municipal Corporations, one was reported from the VVIP area while another from outside Delhi.

Two children have so far succumbed to dengue ever since the disease began spreading in the capital early this month.

South Delhi Municipal Corporation reported the maximum number of cases at 359, while 407 cases were detected from the North Delhi Municipal Corporation (NDMC) area and 279 cases have so far been reported from East Delhi Municipal Corporation.

Other cases were reported from NDMC and Delhi cantonment areas.

Out of the 1,096 cases, ten cases have been reported from outside Delhi.