213 new dengue patients hospitalised in 24 hrs

Published : 31 Oct 2019 06:49 PM | Updated : 07 Sep 2020 07:12 PM

Some 213 dengue patients were admitted to different hospitals across the country in the last 24 hours till 8am on Tuesday, reports agencies.

Seventy-three of them were hospitalised in Dhaka, the Directorate General of Health Services said in a regular update.

Since January, 96,096 people were hospitalised with dengue. Of them, 94,922 made full recovery.

Currently, 926 patients are undergoing treatment at hospitals – 378 of them in Dhaka.

The Institute of Epidemiology, Disease Control and Research has received 248 reports of dengue-related deaths. It has reviewed 171 of them and confirmed 107 deaths.