Mysuru, June 3:- A 17-year-old girl, who who was suffering from dengue fever for some time, died today.
Kusuma, daughter of Ravi and Prema, residents of Ashokapuram, was admitted to Kamakshi Hospital after she was diagnosed with dengue fever. She was later admitted to JSS Hospital for treatment where she breathed her last today. Hospitals are getting dengue cases mostly from Ashokapuram area and this seems to have spread panic among the residents of this area.
People of the area are holding mosquito menace responsible for the epidemic. They did not spare Mysuru City Corporation (MCC) either for its inactin. (MR/KS).