Medical &Health

Bangladesh reports 8 more dengue cases

Eight more people were hospitalized with dengue in 24 hours till Sunday morning.

Of the new patients, three were admitted to hospitals in Dhaka and five outside it, according to the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS).

A total of 65 dengue patients, including 26 in the capital, are now receiving treatment at hospitals across the country.

So far, the DGHS has recorded 474 dengue cases, 403 recoveries, and six deaths this year.

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

Also, the DGHS recorded 62,423 dengue cases and 61,971 recoveries in the last year.

Source: United News of Bangladesh