Dengue: 68 more hospitalised in 24hrs...

Dhaka, Wednesday   26 January 2022

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Dengue: 68 more hospitalised in 24hrs

 Staff Correspondent

 Published: 06:24 PM, 5 December 2021  

Dengue: 68 more hospitalised in 24hrs

Dengue: 68 more hospitalised in 24hrs

At least 68 more people were hospitalised in 24 hours till Wednesday morning, taking the cases tally to 27,227. The mosquito-borne viral disease claimed lives of 98 people since January.

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

Of the new dengue patients, Dahaka alone saw 47 people being admitted to hospitals in 24 hours. The rest 21 are from outside Dhaka.

Though most of the patients who were hospitalised have so far been released 279 are still undergoing treatment in different hospitals across the country. Of them, 216 are in Dhaka, and 63 outside the capital, the DGHS data showed.

Since January, some 27, 227 patients have been admitted to different hospitals with dengue in the country. So far, 26, 924 dengue patients have left hospitals after recovery, said DGHS.