Pneumonia devours 12 more lives in Punjab
LAHORE: (Suno News) Pneumonia has claimed 12 more lives as its onslaught on the lives of children in Punjab continues.
During the last 24 hours, 1,077 new cases of pneumonia were reported in the province while 251 pneumonia cases were reported in Lahore.
A total of 220 deaths and 11,597 cases of pneumonia were reported in Punjab this year.
Earlier on Thursday, pneumonia claimed the lives of 14 more children in Punjab.
979 new cases of pneumonia were reported in Punjab, according to the health authorities.
197 new cases of pneumonia were reported in Lahore in one day, out of which two cases expired.
“Children are suffering from pneumonia due to severe cold,” health authorities had said.