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Another dies of dengue

  • Staff Correspondent
  • 26 November, 2022 12:00 AM
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Another dies of dengue

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The number of daily dengue patients has declined slightly across the country for the last few days as the single-day dengue cases remained below 600.

The Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) said 221 dengue patients were hospitalised in the last 24 hours until Friday morning while one death was reported in the meantime.

Of the new patients, 141 were taken to 53 hospitals of Dhaka city while the rest of them are admitted to hospitals outside the capital. The DGHS said a total of 1,969 dengue patients are now undergoing treatment across the country. Of them, 1,135 patients are receiving treatment in Dhaka city.

It said around 17,121 dengue patients were admitted to hospitals and at least 101 died in the last 25 days of this month.