RAWALPINDI    -    As many as 36 more people were infect­ed with the fatal dengue virus in the Rawalpindi district during the last 24 hours, raising the tally of confirmed cases to 874.

Presently, 178 pa­tients were admitted to three allied hospitals of the city, including 67 to the DHQ Hospital, 57 to Benazir Bhutto Hospital (BBH) and 54 to the Holy Family Hospital (HFH).

Dr Sajjad added that out of the total admitted patients, 126 were con­firmed cases, and 90 be­longed to Rawalpindi.