Dengue: 2 more die, 182 hospitalised in 24hrs...

Dhaka, Wednesday   27 October 2021

Dengue: 2 more die, 182 hospitalised in 24hrs

 Staff Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 06:49 PM, 12 October 2021  

Dengue: 2 more die, 182 hospitalised in 24hrs

Dengue: 2 more die, 182 hospitalised in 24hrs

Two more people died of dengue in the last 24 hours, taking the death toll from the diseases to 80. 

A total of, 182 patients were hospitalised with dengue during the same time till 8:00 am today, according to the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS). With the new cases, the total caseload stood at 20,518.

Health Emergency Operations Center and Control Room of the Directorate of Health said this in a regular online bulletin on Tuesday.

Of the new dengue patients, Dahaka alone saw 143 people being admitted to hospitals in 24 hours. The rest 39 are from outside Dhaka. 

Though most of the patients who were hospitalised have so far been released, 916 are still undergoing treatment at different hospitals. Of them,742 are taking treatment at 45 hospitals in Dhaka, and 174 outside the capital, the DGHS data said.

At least, 19,522 patients have recovered from the diseases.

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