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351 dengue patients hospitalised in 24 hrs

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Published: 22:10, 3 December 2022  
351 dengue patients hospitalised in 24 hrs

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No dengue patients died while 351 patients were admitted to different hospitals across the country during the past 24 hours (till 8:00 am on Saturday).

On November 3, Bangladesh logged nine dengue deaths, the highest in a single day, this year.

“As many as 207 dengue patients were hospitalised in Dhaka city and 144 patients were admitted to hospitals outside Dhaka during the past 24 hours,” a press release of the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) said.

“A total of 254 people died from dengue disease between January 1 and December 3. The first death from dengue was reported on June 21, this year,” the daily statement of the DGHS said.

With the new cases, the total number of dengue patients this year rose to 58,209 while some 56,245 patients were released from the hospitals.

Mesbah Aajad/AKA