6 fresh dengue cases take total cases to 16: DGHS
The Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) reported six new dengue cases in the country on Wednesday, reports UNB.
Currently, 15 dengue patients are undergoing treatment at different hospitals in the capital and another outside Dhaka, according to a regular DGHS update.
The health authorities reported 362 dengue cases since the beginning of this year. Among them, 345 made recovery.
Bangladesh witnessed a massive dengue outbreak last year when 101,354 people were hospitalised and among them 101,037 made full recovery.
According to official figures, the mosquito-borne disease killed 179 people last year.