According to CNN-IBN report, the number of dengue cases is rising rapidly with fresh 19 cases tested positive on Tuesday, Aug 11.
The total number of cases for the past few months in the country has reached to 140 out of which 123 are from Delhi alone.
According to the doctors, the water accumulated at the construction sites have led to an increase in the number of dengue cases this year.
Mayor Prithviraj Sahni said officers have been engaged to keep a check on construction sites where there remains a chance of water stagnation.
Doctors as well are carrying out regular check and predict that dengue will peak in October.