29 dengue patients hospitalized
Published: 05:57 PM, 17 June 2022
Dengue patients; File Photo
29 patients are currently undergoing treatment at hospitals after being infected with dengue.
According to the Health Emergency Operations Center and Control Room of the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS), all the 29 dengue patients in the last 24 hours till 8 am were from the Dhaka Division.
At present, a total of 104 dengue patients are hospitalized across the country. Of these, 101 have been admitted to 47 public and private hospitals in Dhaka and three outside Dhaka, the statement said.
The government figure said the total number of patients admitted to different hospitals in the country from January 1 to June 17 this year is 690. At the same time, 586 patients were discharged from the hospitals after recovery. None has died of dengue this year.
However, last year there was a terrible outbreak of dengue in the country and according to the official statistics, 105 people died due to this mosquito-borne disease.