How much has the number of child deaths and cases from measles increased across the country

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How much has the number of child deaths and cases from measles increased across the country


ISLAMABAD – The incidence of “measles” among children across the country has intensified and compared to last year, the number of deaths and diseases among children due to “measles” has increased by more than 100 percent.

 According to private TV, the number of deaths due to measles and the spread of the disease has increased by more than 100% compared to the year 2020. According to the Federal Ministry of Health, 127 children have lost their lives to measles so far this year. Across the country, 51 children had died due to measles. So far this year, measles has been confirmed in more than 8,350 children in the country. Last year, measles was confirmed in 2,747 children in the country. 39 children lost their lives in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, 26 children died in Balochistan and 17 children died in different districts of Punjab.

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