• Monday, Jan 20, 2020
  • Last Update : 01:03 pm

4,190 affected by cold-related diseases in 24 hours

  • Published at 04:57 pm January 12th, 2020
cold diseases
A homeless family suffers due to cold weather in Dhaka Mehedi Hasan/Dhaka Tribune

Fifty-four deaths were reported between November 1 and January 12

Various cold-related diseases affected 4,190 people across the country in the last 24 hours till Sunday morning.

Data from the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) control room showed that 701 of the patients received treatment for acute respiratory infection (ARI), reports UNB

Another 1,733 were treated for diarrhoea and 1,756 for other diseases, including jaundice, eye inflammation, skin problem and fever.

Fifty-four deaths were reported across the country between November 1 and January 12 due to cold-related diseases.