Two new dengue patients detected: DGHS

23 March, 2020 12:00 AM printer

Two new dengue patients were hospitalised in the last 24 hours until 8am on Sunday, the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) said, reports UNB.

In its regular update, the DGHS noted that three patients are being treated for dengue in the country. Among them, two dengue patients are currently being treated at hospital in the capital.

Since the beginning of the year, 268 dengue cases were reported. Of them, 265 had been discharged from hospitals.

Bangladesh experienced a massive dengue outbreak last year.

The government confirmed 179 deaths from dengue last year.