Bangladesh dengue situation

September 30, 2019
September 30, 2019

Woman dies of dengue in Dinajpur

A dengue patient dies at a hospital in Dinajpur town.

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 28, 2019
August 28, 2019

Anti-mosquito Drive: Mobile court denied access to minister’s home

A city corporation mobile court tasked with inspecting buildings to find mosquito larvae was barred from entering the Baridhara residence of Health and Family Welfare Minister Zahid Maleque yesterday.

August 23, 2019
August 23, 2019

Govt to provide assistance to insolvent families of dengue victims: Tajul

LGRD Minister Md Tajul Islam says the government will provide financial assistance to the insolvent families of the people, who died of dengue this year.

August 19, 2019
August 19, 2019

Dengue Situation: Now alarming also outside the capital

For the last one week, hospitals outside Dhaka are receiving more dengue patients than those in the capital.

August 9, 2019
August 9, 2019

Aedes: Govt officials asked to keep close watch on cattle markets

The government has asked all the district administrators, police superintendents and mayors across the country to keep their close watch on the cattle markets sensing chances of increasing mosquitoes breeding from the markets.

August 8, 2019
August 8, 2019

Cooperate with govt to eliminate dengue: Quader

Road, Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader has urged people to cooperate with the government instead of criticising it unnecessarily to tackle the dengue prevalence.

August 7, 2019
August 7, 2019

Govt allocates Tk 51cr for eliminating mosquitoes

The government has allocated Tk 51.5 crore to help Dhaka city corporations and municipalities fight mosquitoes.

August 7, 2019
August 7, 2019

Ensure no still water at home

Health experts fear the exodus of thousands city dwellers during the upcoming Eid-ul-Azha vacations could further spread the dengue outbreak in the city, as mosquitoes might use the empty homes, schools and offices as prime breeding grounds.

August 5, 2019
August 5, 2019

District hospitals short on dengue detection kits

Public health professionals in several districts have demanded an urgent supply of dengue detection kits as they are struggling to deal with a surge of patients due to the kit shortage.