118 more hospitalised with dengue...

Dhaka, Monday   29 November 2021

118 more hospitalised with dengue

 Staff Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 07:15 PM, 25 November 2021   Updated: 08:49 PM, 25 November 2021

118 more hospitalised with dengue

118 more hospitalised with dengue

At least 118 people were hospitalised in 24 hours till Thursday morning, taking the cases tally to 26,859. The mosquito-borne viral disease claimed the lives of 98 people since January. 

Health Emergency Operations Center and Control Room of the Directorate of Health said this in a regular online bulletin today.

Of the new dengue patients, Dahaka alone saw 86 people being admitted to hospitals in 24 hours. The rest 32 are from outside Dhaka.

Though most of the patients who were hospitalised have so far been released 480 are still undergoing treatment in different hospitals across the country. Of them, 368 are in Dhaka, and 122 outside the capital, the DGHS data showed.

Since January, some 26,859 patients have been admitted to different hospitals with dengue in the country. So far, 26,281 dengue patients have left hospitals after recovery, said DGHS.

The mosquito-borne viral disease claimed the lives of 98 people since January. 

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