116 hospitalized with dengue fever in 24 hrs

Jago News Desk Published: 14 August 2022, 04:44 PM
116 hospitalized with dengue fever in 24 hrs
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Some 116 people with dengue fever were admitted to different hospitals in and outside the capital of Dhaka in the last 24 hours until Sunday morning.

With this, a total of 387 patients diagnosed with the mosquito-borne disease are taking treatment at different government and private hospitals, said the Directorate General of Health Services in a press release.

Out of them, 314 are being treated at the facilities of Dhaka while 73 are in other divisions.  

As per the release, a total of 3,759 dengue patients were admitted to hospitals across the country today since January 1 this year. 

To date, 16 people died of dengue during the period while 3,356 out of the hospitalized patients recovered.