1,616 dengue cases & 4 dead in last 24 hours

Staff Corespondent
19 August 2019, Mon
Published: 02:35 Updated: 08:13

1,616 dengue cases & 4 dead in last 24 hours

A total of 1,616 new dengue patients were admitted to different hospitals across the country in the last 24 hours till 9:00 am on Monday (August-19) and 4 patents dead of dengue fever while undergoing treatment from this till (2:00 pm), According to the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS).

On the other hand, according to the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS), a total of 1,706 new dengue patients were admitted to different hospitals across the country in the last 24 hours till 8:00 am last day on Sunday (August-18). 

And of them, some 734 dengue patients were admitted to different hospitals in the capital and the rest were outside Dhaka, the fresh data of the Health Emergency Operation Center and Control Room of the DGHS informed.

The DGHS findings showed a rise of the dengue infection cases across the country than the previous day as some 1,460 dengue cases including 621 in the capital were reported.

The data showed that a total of 53,182 dengue patients were admitted to hospitals with dengue fever from January 1 to till the date. Of them, 67 deaths were reported during this period.

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