KHULNA As many as 381 dengue patients are now
undergoing treatment at different hospitals and clinics of the Khulna
A total of 9,524 patients were admitted to the different hospitals in
Khulna division since January this year, an official release of Directorate
General of Health Services (DGHS) in Khulna said today. Of them, 8,668
patients have returned home after recovery, it added.
According to the official release, a total of 31 people died of the
mosquito-borne disease so far in the division. A total of 16,119 dengue test
kits have been reserved in the division, it added.
Around 100 new dengue patients got admitted to different hospitals in the
last 24 hours across the division while 475 dengue patients have been
referred to hospitals in the capital.
Meanwhile, a dengue patient died at Khulna Medical College Hospital (KMCH)
today noon, physician Dr Shailendranath Mistry of KMCH confirmed told BSS.
The deceased was identified as Masura Begum, 25, wife of Habibullah of
village Pakalia under Avyanagar upazila in Jashore.
Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)