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One more dengue case recorded in 24 hrs

The Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) has recorded one new dengue case in the last 24 hours till Friday morning.

 

Currently, eight patients are undergoing treatment at hospitals in Dhaka, said a DGHS media release.

 

Some 422 people have been diagnosed with dengue since the beginning of this year. Among them, 413 have recovered, the release added.

 

Bangladesh saw a widespread outbreak of dengue last year with 101,354 being hospitalized and 179 embracing death, according to official figures.

 

Source: United News of Bangladesh