Sixty two new dengue patients hospitalised in 24 hrs

United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Published: 17:22, Dec 08,2019


Sixty two new dengue patients were admitted to different hospitals across the country in the last 24 hours till 8:00am on Sunday.

Twenty -eight of them were hospitalised in Dhaka, the Directorate General of Health Services said in a regular update.

A total of 100,675 people were hospitalised with dengue in the country since January.

Among those who were hospitalised, 100, 086 made full recovery and went home, the DGHS said.

Currently, 325 patients, including 198 in the capital, are being treated at different hospitals.

The Institute of Epidemiology, Disease Control and Research has received264 reports of dengue-related deaths. It has reviewed 204 of them and confirmed 129 deaths.


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