Dengue patients undergoing treatment in country

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9th December, 2019 06:15:12 printer

Dengue patients undergoing treatment in country

Around 301 dengue patients are undergoing treatment at different hospitals and clinics across the country, reports BSS.

Among them, 192 patients are taking treatment in Dhaka division and 109 are hospitalised outside the capital, a release of Health Crisis Management and Control Room of Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) said here today.

A total of 1,00,742 patients got admitted to the different hospitals across the country since January this year. Of them, 1,00,177 patients have returned home after recovery, DGHS said.

According to Institute of Epidemiology, Disease Control and Research (IEDCR), 133 people have so far died of dengue.

Around 67 new dengue patients got admitted to different hospitals in the last 24 hours across the country. Of them 37 were admitted in Dhaka and 30 out of the capital, the release added.