Another 183 dengue patients hospitalized in a day
Published: 07:42 PM, 14 October 2021
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183 more people were hospitalized in the last 24 hours after being infected with dengue. No deaths were reported at the time.
It was learned that most of the hospitalized patients are residents of the capital Dhaka.
The information was obtained in a dengue-related regular report of the Health Emergency Operations Center and Control Room of the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) on Wednesday afternoon.
Among the new patients, 132 patients were hospitalized in various government and private hospitals and 51 were admitted outside Dhaka.
With the new 183 patients, the overall dengue caseload has currently stood at 906, among these, 740 people are admitted in 41 government and private hospitals in Dhaka and 166 people are admitted in different hospitals of other divisions.
A total of 20,912 patients have been hospitalized from January 1 to October 14 this year. Of these, 19,924 patients left the hospital after recovery. So far, 82 people died of dengue in the country.