53,398 dengue patients return home after recovery

Sun Online Desk

22nd August, 2019 08:03:08 printer

53,398 dengue patients return home after recovery

Around 6,147 dengue patients are now undergoing treatment at different hospitals and clinics across the country.

Of them, 3,332 patients are taking treatment in Dhaka division, a release of Health Crisis Management and Control Room of Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) said on Thursday.

A total of 59,592 patients got admitted to the different hospitals across the country since January this year. Of them, 53,398 patients have returned home after recovery, DGHS sources said.

According to DGHS, 47 people have so far died of dengue.

Around 1,597 new dengue patients got admitted to different hospitals in the last 24 hours across the country, the release added.