Tuesday, 27 September, 2022

Dengue death toll rises to 18

Another dengue patient died and 116 others were hospitalised in 24 hours till Saturday morning, reports UNB.

The latest death was reported from Dhaka.

With this, the authorities recorded 18 deaths from the viral infection this year, according to the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS).

Among the deaths this year, 10 were reported from Cox’s Bazar while eight from Dhaka.

Ninety-six new patients were admitted to different hospitals in Dhaka and 20 outside it, DGHS said.