Another 232 hospitalized, 5104 dengue cases count in 18 days
Published: 05:21 PM, 18 September 2021
232 people were hospitalized in the last 24 hours after being contracted dengue, among these, 187 patients are in Dhaka and 45 are outside Dhaka.
Till September 17, as many as 5,104 dengue patients were admitted to the hospitals. So far, 59 people have died of dengue.
The information was obtained from the Health Emergency Operations Center and Control Room of the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) on Saturday.
According to the DGHS, 1,197 patients are currently hospitalized in various government and private hospitals across the country. Of these, 990 are in Dhaka, and the rest are in other divisions outside Dhaka.
From January 1 to September 18 this year, 15,460 patients were admitted to the hospitals and 14,204 returned home after recovery.