Two dengue patients died and 462 more people were hospitalised with the mosquito-borne disease across the country in the last 24 hours Saturday (Nov 26).
In the 24 hours, 241 new dengue patients were admitted to different hospitals in Dhaka, said the DGHS release.
However, 221 dengue patients were admitted outside the capital.
According to DGHS, 1,171 patients are undergoing treatment in different hospitals of Dhaka while 817 other patients are being treated in hospitals outside Dhaka.
Some 55,607 patients were admitted to different hospitals with dengue till today while 53,375 patients returned home after recovery since January 1.
However, this year a total 244 died from the mosquito-borne viral disease in Bangladesh till today.
However, 28,429 patients were admitted to different hospitals with dengue while 28,265 patients recovered in last year. A total of 105 died from the mosquito-borne disease during that time.
BDST: 1626 HRS, NOV 26, 2022