67 dengue patients hospitalized in 24 hrs

Jago News Desk Published: 28 May 2023, 04:37 PM
67 dengue patients hospitalized in 24 hrs
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Some 67 people with dengue fever were hospitalized in the last 24 hours (from Saturday 8 am to Sunday 8 am).

Currently, a total of 209 patients diagnosed with the mosquito-borne disease are taking treatment at different government and private hospitals.

Of them, 180 are being treated at the facilities of Dhaka while 29 are in other divisions, a Directorate General of Health Services press release said today.  

As per the release, a total of 1,771 dengue patients were admitted to hospitals across the country since January 1 this year. 

A total of 13 people died of dengue during the period while 1,549 out of the hospitalized patients recovered.