Aedes mosquito

November 7, 2022
November 7, 2022

Why is dengue becoming such a serious public health threat?

The spread of dengue across the country requires better public health preparedness

November 2, 2022
November 2, 2022

Dengue menace: 21,932 cases, 86 deaths make October deadliest

October has become the deadliest month in terms of dengue fatalities. Of the 148 dengue related deaths this year, 86 were recorded in last month alone. 

September 15, 2022
September 15, 2022

Dengue patients higher in Rohingya camps than in rest of the country

A total of 39 people have died from dengue in the country so far this year.

July 19, 2022
July 19, 2022

2 dengue patients die in 24hrs, death toll this year 5

Two dengue patients died while 51 were admitted to hospitals across the country in 24 hours, till 8am today (July 19, 2022).

August 9, 2020
August 9, 2020

Mosquito menace: DSCC to start mobile court drives

Dhaka South City Corporation (DSCC) will start mobile court drives from August 16 to eradicate Aedes mosquito larvae which are carriers of both dengue and chikungunya virus.

April 29, 2020
April 29, 2020

Remove stagnant water to destroy Aedes breeding grounds: Local govt minister

Local Government, Rural Development and Cooperatives Minister Md Tajul Islam calls upon the people concerned to remove stagnant water inside and outside buildings to destroy Aedes mosquito breeding grounds in Dhaka.

September 15, 2019
September 15, 2019

One more dengue patient dies

The number of dengue patients admitted to different hospitals across the country within a 24-hour span yesterday came down to 527, the lowest since July 24, when the number started rising rapidly.

August 23, 2019
August 23, 2019

Non-critical patients crowd dist hospitals

Hospitals at district and divisional headquarters are seeing a huge surge of dengue patients referred from upazila hospitals for better treatment. Civil Surgeon of Patuakhali Dr Hedayatul Islam said, “Many dengue patients are being referred to district hospitals from upazila health

August 22, 2019
August 22, 2019

DNCC, DSCC find Aedes larvae in 22 buildings

Dhaka north and south city corporations have found Aedes larvae in 22 buildings after inspecting a total of 379 buildings.

August 21, 2019
August 21, 2019

'Punishment, if ‘combing operation’ faces obstacle'

The house owners will have to face punishment, if they create any obstacle during "combing operation" of killing aedes mosquitoes, Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) Mayor Atiqul Islam says.