Around 16 dengue patients were undergoing treatment at different hospitals and clinics across the country.
Among them, 15 patients were taking treatment in Dhaka division and one was hospitalised outside the capital, a release of Health Crisis Management and Control Room of Directorate General of Health Services said in Dhaka on Friday.
About 173 patients got admitted to different hospitals across the country since first January this year. Of them, 157 patients have returned home after recovery, the DGHS said.
A new dengue patient got admitted in hospital in the last 24 hours outside the capital.
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