2023-12-06 21:52:08

Two more die of dengue in 24 hrs

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Two more die of dengue in 24 hrs

Bangladesh has logged two more deaths from dengue infection in the last 24 hours till Wednesday morning.

At the same time, a total of 566 new patients were hospitalized for the disease all over the country.      

According to the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS), of the new patients, 118 were admitted to hospitals in Dhaka and 448 outside the capital.   

The total dengue death toll this year has reached 1,641, setting a new record in the country’s history.

Meanwhile, the number of dengue patients undergoing treatment is 2,614 across the country, said DGHS.     

So far, the DGHS has recorded 315,623 dengue cases and 311,368 recoveries this year.           

The country logged 281 dengue deaths in 2022 – the highest on record after 179 deaths recorded in 2019.

Bd-pratidin English/Golam Rosul

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