Medical &Health

224 more Dengue patients hospitalised in 24 hrs

Another 224 people were hospitalised with dengue in 24 hours till Monday morning.


The total fatalities remained unchanged at 266 as no death was reported during this period, according to the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS).


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Of the new patients, 119 were admitted to the hospitals of Dhaka and 105 outside it, said DGHS.


A total of 980 dengue patients, including 523 in the capital, are now receiving treatment at hospitals across the country.


The DGHS has recorded 60,522 dengue cases and 59,276 recoveries so far this year.


Source: United News of Bangladesh