3,887 dengue patients undergoing treatment in country


Around 3,887 dengue patients are undergoing treatment at different hospitals and clinics across the country, reports BSS. Among them, 1,719 patients are taking treatment in Dhaka division and 1,719 are hospitalised outside the capital, a release of Health Crisis Management and Control Room of Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) said.

A total of 75,753 patients got admitted to the different hospitals across the country since January this year. Of them, 71,114 patients have returned home after recovery, DGHS said. According to DGHS, 57 people have so far died of dengue. Around 607 new dengue patients got admitted to different hospitals in the last 24 hours across the country, the release added.