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Karachi: Dozens More Affected By Poisonous Gas Hospitalized

KARACHI: A suspicious leakage continues to affect people around the Karachi South as dozens more have been hospitalized while Dow Medical College administration has announced closure of its Civil Hospital campus today.

Sources said that as many as 62 affected by the poisonous gas have been shifted to Ziauddin hospital Kemari between 8 pm to 1:15 am on intervening night of Tuesday and Wednesday.

Of which 48 have been discharged after giving medical aid while five still are under treatment in the hospital while seven have been shifted to the Jinnah Hospital.

The Dow Medical University administration has decided to close its Civil Hospital campus for prevention of the poisonous gas today.

As many as 14 people have been lost their lives after spread of the suspicious gas so far since Sunday evening.