Dengue alert: 1 new case recorded in 24 hrs, 16 undergoing treatment | The Daily Star
06:20 PM, August 08, 2020 / LAST MODIFIED: 06:23 PM, August 08, 2020

Dengue alert: 1 new case recorded in 24 hrs, 16 undergoing treatment

One new dengue case has been reported in the last 24 hours, while 16 are currently undergoing treatment at different hospitals.

The Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) confirmed the matter in its regular update.

The health authorities reported 367 cases since the beginning of this year. Among them, 350 recovered.

Bangladesh witnessed a massive dengue outbreak last year when 101,354 people were hospitalised and of them 101,037 made full recoveries.

According to official figures, the mosquito-borne disease killed 179 people last year.

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