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10 dengue patients die, 1,757 hospitalised in 24hrs

Update : 04 Aug 2023, 22:10

As many as 10 dengue patients died and 1,757 others were admitted to different hospitals in the country during the last 24 hours till 8 am on Friday.

"This year, 293 deaths were reported from dengue disease," the daily statement of the DGHS said.

A total of 61,473 dengue patients were hospitalised this year. Among them, 33,454 are from Dhaka.

Dengue fever is a mosquito-borne illness that occurs in tropical and subtropical areas of the world. Outbreaks of the disease are usually seasonal, peaking during and after the rainy season.

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