Spike in Dengue fever: 32 patients hospitalised in 24 hours
At least 32 dengue patients were admitted to different hospitals in Dhaka in 24 hours, till 8am today (July 6, 2022).
However, hospitals outside Dhaka had no patients admitted with dengue during this period, according to the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS).
With the new cases, the total number of dengue patients this year rose to 1,316.
Among the patients, 149 are still undergoing treatment.
A total of 1,116 patients have been released from hospitals and one dengue patient has died so far.
Warning the city corporations of a major outbreak of dengue virus this year compared to the last couple of years, experts suggested the corporations to take extensive measures immediately to control the spread of Aedes mosquitoes.