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75 more dengue patients hospitalised in 24 hours

  • Staff Correspondent
  • 20 July, 2021 12:00 AM
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75 more dengue patients hospitalised in 24 hours

At least 75 patients with dengue fever were admitted to hospitals across the country in 24 hours until Monday morning.

According to Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS), a total of 74 new patients were hospitalised in the capital and one patient was outside the city.

A total of 398 patients diagnosed with dengue are now receiving treatment at 41 government and private hospitals in Dhaka while five outside the city, it said.

However, three death caused by dengue has been reported in hospitals, the DGHS added.

A total of 1,282 dengue patients were hospitalised across the country including Dhaka city since January until July 17 this year.