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Dengue: 106 more hospitalised in 24hrs

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Published: 00:13, 16 October 2021   Update: 20:50, 16 October 2021
Dengue: 106 more hospitalised in 24hrs

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Another 106 patients were hospitalised with dengue fever in the country in 24 hours till Friday morning.

Among the new patients, 91 were undergoing treatment in Dhaka hospitals while the remaining 15 cases were reported from outside the division.

However, no fresh death was reported during the period, according to the Directorate General of Health Services.

Since January, some 21,018 patients have been admitted to different hospitals with dengue in the country.

So far, 20,090 dengue patients have left hospitals after recovery, said the DGHS.

The number of dengue patients hospitalised in a single day was the highest with 343 patients on September 7.

In September the country recorded the highest number of 7,841 dengue cases of the current year with 22 deaths.

In August 7,698 people were diagnosed with dengue while the highest 34 people died from it, said DGHS.