Three more die of dengue
Three more dengue patients have died while 288 more were hospitalised in the last 24 hours till 8am yesterday.
A total of 57 people have died of dengue infection in the country this year, all of whom died in July, August, and September.
Twelve people have died in July, 34 have died in August, and 11 have died in September so far.
According to the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS), with the new cases, a total of 14,509 were hospitalised this year, of whom 1,538 are from outside Dhaka.
Among the 288 new cases, 56 are from outside the capital.
With the new cases, a total of 4,153 were diagnosed during the running month.
At least 7,698 were diagnosed in August, 2,286 patients were hospitalised in July, 272 in June, while 43 were infected in May, according to the DGHS.