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Dengue: Death toll rises to 1,272 with 17 more deaths in 24hrs

  • 2,014 hospitalized
  • 7,589 undergoing treatment


Update : 23 Oct 2023, 09:06 PM

Seventeen more deaths were reported from dengue in 24 hours till Monday morning, raising the fatalities from the mosquito-borne disease in Bangladesh to 1,272 this year.

During the period, 2,014 more patients were hospitalized with viral fever, according to the DGHS.

A total of 7,589 dengue patients, including over 2,000 in the capital, are now receiving treatment at hospitals across the country.

So far, the DGHS has recorded 2,57,060 dengue cases and 2,48,199 recoveries this year.

September had so far been the deadliest month for the dengue outbreak this year with 396 fatalities and 79,598 cases, according to DGHS data.



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