Deadly dengue virus continues to claim lives of citizens in Punjab and two more patients died in Lahore and Faisalabad on Friday. Though the weather has turned cold after scattered rainfall in different parts of the country dengue virus could not be controlled as yet. The provincial government and health authorities assisted by foreign health experts and organizations are trying their best to halt this disease but the number of dengue patients is increasing with the passage of time across the province. There was crowd of dengue patients in different hospitals of Lahore on Friday due to which not only patients but also the medical staff have to suffer. Its worth mentioning that, in Faisalabad the number of dengue patients have crossed 522 figure after confirmation of 12 new patients. Likewise, with seven new arrivals, the total number of dengue patients has surged to 686 at Nishtar Hospital Multan.