246 more dengue patients hospitalized
Published: 05:52 PM, 21 September 2021
246 dengue patients have been hospitalized in the hospitals across the country in the last 24 hours, among these, 211 were admitted to Dhaka’s different public and private hospitals and 35 outside of Dhaka.
A total of 59 people succumbed to dengue this year.
The information was obtained from daily dengue-related reports of the Health Emergency Operation Center and Control Room of the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) on Tuesday afternoon.
The reports say with 246 new dengue patients, the overall caseload stood at 1,031.
Around 836 people were hospitalized in Dhaka’s 41 government and private hospitals and 195 were hospitalized outside Dhaka.
The report stated that a total of 16,222 dengue patients were admitted to the hospitals from January 1 to September 21 of the current year. Of these, 15,135 patients left hospitals after recovery.