Woman dies of dengue
Published : Sunday, 25 August, 2019 at 12:13 PM Count : 248
A woman died of mosquito-borne disease dengue in Shibchar upazila of Madaripur district on Saturday night.
Deceased Sumi Akter, 30, was the wife of Anwar Faqir, a resident of Kathalbari Ghat area in the upazila.
Family members said, Sumi was admitted to Shibchar Upazila Health Complex on August 20 where she was diagnosed with dengue.
Later, she died on the way to Dhaka on Saturday night.
Shibchar Upazila Health and Family Planning officer Dr Md Abdul Moqaddes confirmed the matter, adding that 24 more dengue affected patients are undergoing treatment at the hospital.