Five children die of measles

Naudero, Sindh: Five children died of measles here in a week.

According to details, 8yearsold Dilawez, son of Dilshad Mirani died Tuesday in Gareebabad locality here of measles. Four years old Azizan Kurio, daughter of Humair Kurio, resident of Burira village also died of the same disease this week.

Rashid Mirani of Gareebabad locality told media that during last one week four children have died of measles and many others suffering from the disease but the health department authorities have closed their eyes and done nothing to take preventive measures. He urged the high government authorities to take immediate notice of the situation and send medical teams in the affected area.