Another person died of mosquito-borne disease dengue while undergoing treatment at the Dhaka Medical College and Hospital (DMCH) on Saturday.
The deceased was identified as Monowara Begum, 45, wife of Saiful Islam of Mithamoin upazila in Kishoreganj.Confirming this, Bachchu Mia, Inspector and in-charge of DMCH police outpost, said, “Duty doctors of the hospital have pronounced Monowara death around 10:45 am this morning."
Saiful, the husband of the deceased, said, “Monowara was suffering from fever for a past few days. She was diagnosed with dengue fever at Bhagalpur Medical College and Hospital.”
On Tuesday, she was rushed to the DMCH following the deterioration of her health condition and shifted to Intensive Care Unit (ICU) of the hospital. But she has breathed her last this morning, he added.