Dengue cases up again
1,880 more hospitalized
Published : Thursday, 15 August, 2019 at 12:00 AM Count : 192
As many as 1,880 people were diagnosed with dengue fever countrywide on Wednesday. Although thr number is lower than the pre-eid cases it is higher than the number of incidences a day before when a total of 1,200 people were hospitalized, according to Directorate general of Health Services (DGHS).
Of the 1,880, 755 are in Dhaka and 1,125 in various districts.
Health Ministry, in a notice, confirmed the matter Wednesday (August 14).
As per latest information, as many as 7,869 dengue patients are hospitalized countrywide. Of them, Dhaka has 4,143 and 3,726 in other districts.
Since January this year, 38,442 dengue patients out of 46,351 have left hospital after recovery and 40 died.