No new dengue case reported in last 24 hrs

1 April, 2020 12:00 AM printer

No new dengue case was reported in the last 24 hours until 8am on Tuesday, said the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS), reports UNB.

According to daily update from DGHS, two patients are being treated at a hospital in the capital.

Since the beginning of this year, 271 dengue cases were reported. Of them, 269 had been discharged from hospitals.

Bangladesh experienced a massive dengue outbreak last year when 101,354 people were hospitalised across the country. Of them,101,037 made full recovery.

According to official figures, the mosquito-borne disease killed 179 people in 2019.