Rise of dengue cases in Karnataka: Amidst 7,362 cases in 2024

BJP MP Dr Manjunath suggested that the government must distribute mosquito nets to people dwelling in unhygienic conditions.

BySouth First Desk

Published Jul 09, 2024 | 5:15 PMUpdatedJul 09, 2024 | 5:15 PM

Rise of dengue cases in Karnataka

Dengue has been wreaking havoc in Bengaluru for a few weeks now. Over the past eight days, Bengaluru recorded a whopping 2,148 dengue cases. On 8 July alone, the city reported 99 cases, while the entire state saw 197 cases. The situation has also sparked a political slugfest, with parties blaming each other for the government’s handling of the crisis.

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