Jos - Ten people have been reported dead in the outbreak of cholera in Langtang North Local Government Council of Plateau State, reports Leadership.
48 others are currently hospitalized and are receiving treatment in a hospital in the area.
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Daniel Dul, Chairman of Langtang North Local Government Council, who confirmed the outbreak of the disease and the causality figures, said some of those hospitalized have been treated and discharged from the hospital to go home.
He disclosed that the state House of Assembly committee on Health and the state Epidemiologist had visited the council with a view to access the situation.
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