Another 208 dengue patients hospitalized; 73 died so far
Published: 06:15 PM, 7 October 2021 Updated: 06:15 PM, 7 October 2021
208 more people were hospitalized in the last 24 hours after being infected with dengue, among these, 173 people were admitted to hospitals in Dhaka’s different public and private hospitals and 35 were outside of Dhaka.
With the latest figure, the dengue patients currently hospitalized stood at 873, of these, 716 are in Dhaka and 157 are outside of Dhaka.
The information was obtained in a regular dengue-related report by the Health Operation Center and Control Room of the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) on Thursday.
The report says a total of 19,544 people were hospitalized after being diagnosed with dengue in the current year. 18,598 patients of these left hospitals after recovery. So far, 73 people died of dengue in the country.