Government set to declare a dengue epidemic

At least 20 people have died and over 16,500 infected with the disease. Of the dead, 75 percent are under the age of 40.Government set to declare a dengue epidemic
Patients undergo treatment for dengue at Infectious Disease Hospital in Teku, Kathmandu. Post File Photo: Prakash Chandra Timilsena
Arjun Poudel
Published at : September 19, 2022
Updated at : September 19, 2022 08:36

Arjun Poudel

Arjun Poudel is a health reporter for The Kathmandu Post. Before joining the Post, he worked for Sagarmatha Television, Naya Patrika, Republica and The Himalayan Times.