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Dengue fever: 165 more hospitalised in 24hrs

 Staff Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 06:54 PM, 1 October 2021   Updated: 06:54 PM, 1 October 2021

Dengue fever: 165 more hospitalised in 24hrs

Dengue fever: 165 more hospitalised in 24hrs

A total of 165 dengue patients have been admitted to different hospitals across the country in the last 24 hours.

Of them, 141 new patients were admitted in Dhaka and 24 in hospitals outside the capital, a release of the Health Crisis Management and Control Room of Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) said today.

The number of patients currently undergoing treatment at different hospitals and clinics across the country is 975.

Among them, 766 patients are taking treatment in Dhaka division and 209 are hospitalized outside the capital, the release added.

Some 18,362 patients have been admitted to different hospitals with dengue since January this year.

Of them, 17,319 patients have returned home after recovery, DGHS said.

Institute of Epidemiology Disease Control and Research (IEDCR) has confirmed 68 deaths due to dengue till now, said the DGHS.

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