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Dhaka, Tuesday   26 October 2021

Dengue fever: 197 more hospitalised in 24hrs

 Staff Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 07:16 PM, 5 October 2021  

Dengue fever: 197 more hospitalised in 24hrs

Dengue fever: 197 more hospitalised in 24hrs

A total of 197 fresh dengue cases were reported across the country in the last 24 hours.

Of them, 151 were admitted to different hospitals in Dhaka and 46 outside the capital, a release of the Health Crisis Management and Control Room of Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) said today.

A total of 901 dengue patients are undergoing treatment at different hospitals and clinics across the country.

 Among them, 731 patients are taking treatment in Dhaka division and 170 are hospitalised outside the capital, the release added.

A total of 19,133 patients have been admitted to different hospitals across the country since January this year. Of them, 18,159 have returned home after recovery, the DGHS said.

The Institute of Epidemiology Disease Control and Research (IEDCR) has confirmed 73 deaths due to dengue fever till now, the DGHS added.

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