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Dhaka, Wednesday   27 October 2021

217 more dengue patients admitted to hospitals in 24hrs

 Staff Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 06:19 PM, 29 September 2021   Updated: 06:23 PM, 29 September 2021

217 more dengue patients admitted to hospitals in 24hrs

217 more dengue patients admitted to hospitals in 24hrs

217 more fresh dengue patients were admitted to different hospitals across the country in the preceding 24 hours as of 8am today.

Of them, 174 were admitted to different hospitals in the capital while 43 were admitted in the healthcare facilities outside the capital, said a press release of the Health Crisis Management and Control Room of Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) today. 

A total of 983 dengue patients are currently undergoing treatment at different hospitals and clinics across the country, the release said. 

Among them, 776 patients are taking treatment in Dhaka and 207 are hospitalised outside the capital, it added. 

According to the release, a total of 18,007 patients have so far been admitted to different hospitals across the country since January this year. Of them, 16,957 returned home after recovery. 

A total of 65 people died of the disease till now. 

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