5,532 dengue patients undergoing treatment in country

DHAKA, Around 5,322 dengue patients are undergoing

treatment at different hospitals and clinics across the country.

Among them, 2,999 patients are taking treatment in Dhaka division and

2,323 are hospitalised outside the capital, a release of Health Crisis

Management and Control Room of Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS)

said here today.

A total of 66,064 patients got admitted to the different hospitals

across the country since January this year. Of them, 60,569 patients have

returned home after recovery, DGHS said.

According to DGHS, 52 people have so far died of dengue.

Around 1299 new dengue patients got admitted to different hospitals in

the last 24 hours across the country, the release added.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)