178 new dengue patients hospitalized in 24 hrs

UNB/News Desk
18 October 2019, Fri
Published: 05:42

178 new dengue patients hospitalized in 24 hrs

A total of 178 dengue patients were hospitalized across the country in 24 hours till Friday morning.

Of them, 57 were hospitalized in Dhaka, the Directorate General of Health Services said in a regular update.

Currently, 1,018 patients, including 419 in Dhaka, are being treated at hospitals for dengue.

 The Institute of Epidemiology, Disease Control and Research reviewed 158 suspected deaths and confirmed 98 of them as dengue death.

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