One more leptospirosis death, toll rises to four in Mumbai

One more city dweller died in July, due to leptospirosis. According to the BMC’s public health department report, while city witnessed three leptospirosis deaths in the last week of June, there is one more leptospirosis death in the second week of July but is yet to be confirmed by the epidemiological death committee.

The public health department released a monsoon report on Monday, in which they mentioned one death in the month of July due to monsoon ailment. A 17-year-old Worli resident died due to leptospirosis on Friday in the tertiary care hospital of BMC.

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