Death toll rises to 123 as two more die of measles


LAHORE: Two more children have died in Punjab as the overall death toll from the measles outbreak rose to 123 in the province. As many as 14,823 children are suffering from the disease in Punjab. Two children identified as Anam and Saira died of the outbreak here today. They hailed from Lahore and Muridkay respectively.

According to provincial health department, a vaccination campaign would be launched from June 24 across Punjab.