Dengue fever in Bangladesh

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

Dengue: Scientists taking the fight to world’s most dangerous creature

Around the world, mosquitoes are winning their war of attrition. With the help from a tiny bacterium, scientists are fighting back.

August 26, 2019
August 26, 2019

Could data help us tell Dengue’s future?

2019 is one of the worst years for dengue outbreaks. Scientists and officials are looking for new ways to use data to predict the deadly disease.

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. ...

August 21, 2019
August 21, 2019

Woman die of dengue fever at DMCH

A woman dies of dengue, a mosquito-borne disease, at Dhaka Medical College Hospital.

August 20, 2019
August 20, 2019

DSCC giving all efforts to control dengue outbreak: Mayor

Dhaka South City Corporation (DSCC) is giving its all efforts to control the dengue outbreak by the first week of September, its Mayor Sayeed Khokon expresses hope.

August 18, 2019
August 18, 2019

Stay alert, keep surroundings clean to prevent dengue: PM

Terming the dengue outbreak a big problem, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina urges the people of the country to remain aware about the mosquito-borne disease and keep their houses and surroundings clean...

August 17, 2019
August 17, 2019

2 die of dengue in Faridpur

Two persons including a college student die of dengue fever while being treated at Faridpur Medical College Hospital (FMCH) today.

August 16, 2019
August 16, 2019

No let-up in dengue woes

The number of dengue patients in the capital has begun to show an upward trend in the past two days, following a fall during the Eid vacation. ...

August 15, 2019
August 15, 2019

3 including physician die of dengue in Dhaka

Three more persons including a physician have died after being infected with mosquito-borne disease at different hospitals in Dhaka.

August 12, 2019
August 12, 2019

Keep houses, surroundings clean to prevent dengue: President

President Abdul Hamid urges the authorities concerned to encourage people all to keep their houses and surroundings clean for preventing dengue.