The number of dengue patients has been increasing day by day in the country as 32 more dengue patients were admitted to different hospitals in Dhaka in the last 24 hours till Wednesday morning.
However, no death was reported in the meantime.
With the new patients, the total number of dengue patients this year rose to 1,316.
Of them, 149 are still undergoing treatment across the country. Of them, 136 patients are in the hospitals of Dhaka city, the DGHS added.
Health experts warned the city corporations of a major outbreak of dengue this year. They also suggested the city corporations to take extensive measures immediately to control the Aedes mosquitoes in a bid to prevent the dengue disease.