Karachi: According to media reports three people have people have died because of Naegleria fowleri in the last seven days. SMS (related to Naegleria fowleri) is spread on large number which says that in the last 24 hours five people have died at Aga Khan University Hospital and three people have died in Liaquat National Hospital because of Nigleria (Naegleria).
According to our research Naegleria fowleri infects people by entering the body through the nose. This typically occurs when people go swimming or diving in warm freshwater places, like lakes and rivers.
In Karachi this infections is caused by water of swimming pools, water parks.