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11 dengue patients undergoing treatment at hospitals

| Updated: August 04, 2020 17:30:40

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The Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) reported one new dengue case in the country on Tuesday.

Currently, 10 dengue patients are undergoing treatment at different hospitals in the capital and another outside Dhaka, according to a regular DGHS update.

The health authorities reported 356 dengue cases since the beginning of this year. Among them, 344 have made recovery, reports a news agency.

Bangladesh witnessed a massive dengue outbreak last year when 101,354 people were hospitalised.

According to official figures, the mosquito-borne disease killed 179 people last year.

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