Punjab reports eight more deaths from pneumonia
LAHORE: (Suno News) Pneumonia has claimed the lives of eight more children in Punjab.
According to the Health Department, no death due to pneumonia has been reported in Lahore during the last 24 hours.
The number of pneumonia cases reported in Punjab during the last 24 hours is 792 while that of those reported in Lahore is 191.
As many as 296 deaths and 18,040 cases of pneumonia have been reported in Punjab this year while in Lahore, the number of deaths is 57 and that of pneumonia cases is 3,342.
On the other hand, there has been a 47 percent increase in pneumonia cases in Peshawar during the last three months. Thousands of children under five years of age have been affected.