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Dengue Update

23 more hospitalised

  • Staff Correspondent
  • 11 December, 2021 12:00 AM
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23 more hospitalised

As many as 23 new people infected with dengue fever have been hospitalised in the country in the last 24 hours till Friday morning, said the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS).

Of them, only eight patients were hospitalised outside the Dhaka.

With the new cases, a total of 671 dengue patients were admitted in the hospitals across the country in the running month while 27,893 were hospitalised across the country including in Dhaka this year, said the DGHS.

Of the total, 3,567 dengue patients were hospitalised  in November, 5,458 in October, 7,841 in September, 7,698 in August, 2,286 in July, 272 in June, 43 in May, three in April, 13 in March, nine in February and 32 in January, this year.

The number of deaths from the disease remained unchanged at 101 this year as no fresh death was reported in the meantime, said the DGHS.