249 dengue patients hospitalized in 24 hrs

News Desk
17 October 2019, Thu
Published: 05:26

249 dengue patients hospitalized in 24 hrs

A total of 249 dengue patients were hospitalized across the country in 24 hours till on Thursday.

Of them, 74 were hospitalized in Dhaka, the Directorate General of Health Services said in a regular update.

Recently, 1101 patients, including 447 in Dhaka, are being treated at hospitals for dengue.

The institute of Epidemiology, Disease Control and Research reviewed 159 suspected deaths and confirmed 98 of them as dengue death.

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