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Dhaka Tribune

Dengue: Death toll rises to 1,692 with 4 more deaths

  • 207 more patients hospitalized 
  • 1,297 dengue patients receiving treatment
Update : 20 Dec 2023, 07:23 PM

Four more deaths were reported from dengue in 24 hours till Wednesday morning, raising the fatalities from the mosquito-borne disease in Bangladesh to 1,692 this year.

During the period, 207 more patients were hospitalized with the viral fever, according to the DGHS.

A total of 1,297 dengue patients, including 417 in the capital, are now receiving treatment at hospitals across the country.

So far, the DGHS has recorded 319,878 dengue cases and 316,889 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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