Three children die of measles at Talhar

Talhar, Sindh: Three children died near here on Saturday of measles, while dozens others are hospitalized.

The victims included 18month Dilshadana daughter of Sobo Laghari, 4 years old Mooran daughter of Munawart Laghari and 8 years old Zahid Hussain son of Gul Hassan Laghari, all belonging to village Mehar Laghari.

Dozens of measles patients have been hospitalized in different government and private hospitals. Villagers have demanded sending special medical teams to the affected areas on emergency basis.