343 dengue patients admitted to hospitals in 24 hours: DGHS

A total of 343 fresh dengue cases were
reported across the country in the last 24 hours.

Of them 286 were admitted in Dhaka and 57 out of the capital, a release of the Health Crisis Management and Control Room of Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) said here today.

A total of 1281 dengue patients are undergoing treatment at different hospitals and clinics across the country.

Among them, 1133 patients are taking treatment in Dhaka division and 148 are hospitalised outside the capital, the release added.

A total of 12434 patients have been admitted to different hospitals across the country since January this year. Of them, 11101 patients have returned home after recovery, DGHS said.

Institute of Epidemiology Disease Control and Research (IEDCR) has confirmed 52 death due to dengue till now said the DGHS.