183 dengue patients hospitalised in a day...

Dhaka, Wednesday   01 December 2021

183 dengue patients hospitalised in a day

 Staff Correspondent   daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 06:52 PM, 16 October 2021  

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A total of 183 fresh dengue patients were admitted to hospitals across the country in the last 24 hours till Saturday. 

Of them, 141 were admitted to Dhaka and 42 out of the capital, a release of the Health Crisis Management and Control Room of Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) said today. 

A total of 869 dengue patients are undergoing treatment at different hospitals and clinics across the country. 

Among them, 688 patients are taking treatment in the Dhaka division and 181 are hospitalised outside the capital, the release added. 

A total of 21,201 patients have been admitted to different hospitals across the country since January this year. Of them, 10,249 patients have returned home after recovery, DGHS said. 

Institute of Epidemiology Disease Control and Research (IEDCR) has confirmed 83 deaths due to dengue till now, said the DGHS.