Man dies of dengue in Kerala
A 25-year-old youth died of dengue in the wee hours of today at Pariyaram Medical College (PMC) Hospital, according to hospital sources.
The deceased was identified as A K Agheesh (25) of Perumannu near Irrikur in this district.
He fell sick on December 7 and was admitted to a hospital at Irikkur and later shifted to a private hospital at Kannur.
He was admitted to PMC Hospital yesterday.He died in the hospital after failing to respond to treatment.
He was employed as a mechanic in a private insitituion at Kanhangad in Kasargod District.
District Medical Officer (DMO) Ramesh R told UNI it was a suspected case of dengue and they had taken all preventive measures to check its spread.