Another 221 dengue patients hospitalized

Another 221 people were hospitalized in different hospitals across the country in the last 24 hours after being contracted dengue.
The information was obtained in a statement sent from Health Emergency Operation Center and Control Room of the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) on Monday.

The statement said 221 new dengue patients have been admitted to different government and private hospitals across the country in the last 24 hours, among these, 199 are in Dhaka and 22 are outside Dhaka.

From January 1 to August 18 this year, the number of dengue cases in the country stood at 6,321.