188 more hospitalised with dengue in 24hrs...

Dhaka, Monday   25 October 2021

188 more hospitalised with dengue in 24hrs

 Staff Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 09:12 PM, 2 October 2021  

188 more hospitalised with dengue in 24hrs

188 more hospitalised with dengue in 24hrs

A total of, 188 patients were hospitalised with dengue in the previous 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 18,550.

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

Of the new dengue patients, Dahaka alone saw 158 people being admitted to hospitals in 24 hours. The rest 30 are from outside Dhaka. 

Though most of the patients who were hospitalised have so far been released, 1,004 are still undergoing treatment at different hospitals. Of them, 794 are taking treatment at 45 hospitals in Dhaka, and 210 outside the capital, the DGHS data said.

At least, 7,698 dengue patients were hospitalised in August, 2,286 in July, 272 in June and 43 in May.

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