General

No new dengue case reported in 24 hrs

A total of four dengue patients are currently taking treatment at different hospitals while no new case was reported in the past 24 hours until Friday morning across the country.

 

All the four patients are from the capital ,confirmed the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) in a media release.

 

Some 438 people were diagnosed with dengue since the beginning of this year. Among them, 433 have recovered, the DGHS said.

 

Bangladesh witnessed a massive dengue outbreak last year when 101,354 people were hospitalised and 101,037 recovered.

 

Dengue killed 179 people last year, according to official figures.

 

Source: United News of Bangladesh