2 more police personnel die due to dengue in UP

Lucknow: Dengue menace has created panic among the Uttar Pradesh police, with more than six police personnel have died so far, with most recently two deaths during the past 24 hours. According to sources here today, police Constable Satya Prakash (33) posted in Kotwali Unnao was suffering due to Dengue from September 12 last. He died this morning at a private hospital in Lucknow. Another report from Kanpur said a woman police constable Shreya Gupta (22) who was suffering from dengue died at a hospital in Kanpur last night. Shreya was posted in Jhansi and she had come to her parents house in Kalyanpur in Kanpur, when she was detected with dengue on September 14. Earlier, two sub-inspectors died of dengue in Lucknow while, atleast two constables also lost their lives due to this killer disease in the state. UP police DGP had already alerted that preventive measures should be made in the police force to protect them from the disease.

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