118 hospitalized with dengue fever in 24 hrs

Jago News Desk Published: 9 December 2022, 04:06 PM
118 hospitalized with dengue fever in 24 hrs
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Some 118 people with dengue fever were admitted to different hospitals in and outside the capital of Dhaka in the last 24 hours until Friday morning.

With this, a total of 1,217 patients diagnosed with the mosquito-borne disease are taking treatment at different government and private hospitals.

Of them, 692 are being treated at the facilities of Dhaka while 525 are in other divisions, a Directorate General of Health Services press release said today.  

As per the release, a total of 59,813 dengue patients were admitted to hospitals across the country since January 1 this year. 

To date, 263 people died of dengue during the period while 58,333 out of the hospitalized patients recovered.