123 more dengue patients hospitalised in 24hrs
Published: 06:14 PM, 22 October 2021
123 more dengue patients hospitalised in 24hrs; Photo: Star Mail
At least 123 patients were hospitalised with dengue in the last 24 hours till 8:00 am today, according to the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS). With the new cases, the total caseload stood at 22,130. Of the total infected, 3,121 are from outside Dhaka.
Health Emergency Operations Center and Control Room of the Directorate of Health said this in a regular online bulletin on Friday.
Of the new dengue patients, Dahaka alone saw 116 people being admitted to hospitals in 24 hours. The rest 7 are from outside Dhaka.
Though most of the patients who were hospitalised have so far been released, 780 are still undergoing treatment at different hospitals across the country. Of them, 625 are in Dhaka, and 155 outside the capital, the DGHS data shows.