54 dengue patients hospitalized in 24hrs

54 dengue patients hospitalized in 24hrs

Staff Correspondentdaily-bangladesh.com

Published: 18:32 19 August 2022  

54 dengue patients hospitalized in 24hrs- File Photo

54 dengue patients hospitalized in 24hrs- File Photo

As many as, 54 dengue patients have been admitted to different hospitals in the last 24 hours. No new death was reported during the time from the disease.

It was in a press release from the Health Emergency Operation Center and Control Room of the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) on Friday.

Of the new patients, 46 are residents of Dhaka City while 8 are from outside of Dhaka.

With the latest, the total number of dengue patients across the country stood at 398 of which 63 were from outside Dhaka. 

So far, 17 people died of dengue in the country this year.

A total of 4,228 patients have been admitted to different hospitals from January to August 19 this year. Of them, 3,522 are residents of Dhaka, and 706 are from outside of Dhaka. So far, 3,813 people have left the hospital after recovery. 

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