Medical &Health

3726 people affected by cold related diseases in 24 hours

Various cold related diseases affected 3726 people across the country in the last 24 hours till Wednesday morning.

Data from the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) control room showed that 827 of the patients received treatment for acute respiratory infection (ARI).

Another 1555 people were treated for diarrhoea and 1344 for other diseases including jaundice eye inflammation skin problems and fever.

A total of 583088 people were affected by various cold related diseases across the country between November 1 and March 4 said the DGHS.

Sixty one deaths were reported during this period it said

Source: United News of Bangladesh