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2 more dengue cases reported in 24 hrs: DGHS

UNB . Dhaka
01 Feb 2023 16:36:54 | Update: 01 Feb 2023 16:53:47
2 more dengue cases reported in 24 hrs: DGHS
People comfort their children suffering from dengue fever at a government hospital in Dhaka on October 19, 2022 — AFP Photo

Two more people were hospitalised with dengue within 24 hours till Wednesday morning.

Two were admitted to hospitals in Dhaka, according to the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS).

Forty-four patients, including 22 in the capital, are now receiving treatment at hospitals across the country.

So far, the DGHS has recorded 568 dengue cases, 518 recoveries, and six deaths this year.

The country logged 281 dengue deaths in 2022 - the highest on record after 179 deaths recorded in 2019.

It also recorded 62,423 dengue cases and 61,971 recoveries last year.