Dengue outbreak: 2 positive cases identified in Sambalpur

Sambalpur,August19:Two positive cases in dengue has been identified in Sambalpur after two women tested positive for the vector-borne disease yesterday.

According to reports, the two women were identified as Truptimayee Panda of Burla and B. Mishra of Sambalpur town. They were admitted to the medicine ward of the Veer Surendra Sai Institute of Medical Sciences and Research (VIMSAR) in Burla.

Meanwhile, the family members of the patients alleged medical negligence as there is no special dengue ward in the government-run hospital.