In the last 24 hours, 245 more people were admitted to the hospital due to dengue fever. During this time, one person died due to dengue. With this, the number of dengue patients in the hospital stood at 858.
Dr. in charge of the Health Emergency Operation Center and Control Room of the Department of Health on Saturday. Md. This information was given in the dengue report signed by Zahidul Islam.
It is said that between 8 am on Friday and 8 am on Saturday, 245 new dengue patients were admitted to the hospital across the country. Among the new patients, 204 people are receiving treatment in different hospitals in Dhaka. 41 people are receiving treatment outside Dhaka.
At present, 858 people are admitted in various public and private hospitals of the country due to dengue. Among them, 739 people are receiving treatment in 47 government and private hospitals of Dhaka. 119 people are admitted in different hospitals outside Dhaka.
According to the information of the Department of Health, from January 1 to September 3 this year, 6,692 people were admitted to the hospital due to dengue. Among them, 5 thousand 811 people have recovered and left the hospital.
During this time, 5 thousand 509 people have been admitted to hospital and 4 thousand 759 people have recovered and returned home. 1 thousand 183 people were admitted outside Dhaka and 1 thousand 52 people returned home after recovery.
One death due to dengue has been reported in the last 24 hours. With this, 23 people have died of dengue since January 1. The first death due to dengue was reported on June 21.
In 2021, 28 thousand 429 people were infected with dengue fever across the country. In the same year, 105 people died of dengue nationwide.