224 more dengue patients hospitalised ...

Dhaka, Monday   29 November 2021

224 more dengue patients hospitalised 

 Staff Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 05:33 PM, 9 October 2021  

224 more dengue patients hospitalised 

224 more dengue patients hospitalised 

A total of, 224 patients were hospitalised with dengue in the preceding 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 19,918.

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 165 people being admitted to hospitals in 24 hours. The rest 59 are from outside Dhaka. 

Though most of the patients who were hospitalised have so far been released, 973 are still undergoing treatment at different hospitals. Of them,790 are taking treatment at 45 hospitals in Dhaka, and  183 outside the capital, the DGHS data said.

At least, 18,872 patients have recovered from the diseases. So far, 73 people have died of dengue this year.