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Sanghar child dies in Karachi three months after dog bite

No anti-rabies vaccines available in the rest of Sindh

SAMAA | - Posted: May 8, 2019 | Last Updated: 3 years ago
SAMAA |
Posted: May 8, 2019 | Last Updated: 3 years ago

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An 11-year-old boy died in Karachi on Wednesday, three months after he was bitten by a dog in Sanghar.

The child, identified as Lal Baksh, was not administered an anti-rabies vaccine after he was bitten because there are no vaccines available in Sindh other than Karachi. However, there is also a shortage of anti-rabies vaccines in the port city as well.

The child was brought to the Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre in Karachi on Tuesday. His death brings the toll of rabies-related deaths to six this year.

The remaining five cases were reported at a private hospital in Korangi. Two victims were residents of Karachi while the three others were from rural Sindh.

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  1. faisal shah  May 10, 2019 3:08 am/ Reply

    Karachi P.I.B Colony man kafi taadad man dog,s ho gae hen. kaas tor pe Jame kausar hospital ke pas kafi dog,s ho aa gae hen. kafi logo ko khaat chuke hen. koi action nhi liya jaa rha hai. insani jan ko full khaatra ho rha hai. plz plz plz hangami action liya jaae

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