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Another woman dies of dengue

Published: October 10, 2019 17:15:07


A woman died of dengue at Khulna Medical College Hospital on Thursday.

The deceased was identified as Masura, 25, wife of Habibullah of Abhaynagar Upazila in Jashore.

Shahin Biswas, a physician of KMCH, said Masura was admitted to the hospital on October 7 with dengue fever.

‘’She lost her battle against dengue around 12 pm today,’’ he added.

Meanwhile, the Directorate General of Health Services said a total of 316 dengue patients were hospitalised in the last 24 hours till Thursday morning.

Of them, 91 were admitted to different hospitals in Dhaka while 225 to different district hospitals.

Currently, 1294 dengue patients are being treated in hospitals across the country. Of them, 452 dengue patients are receiving treatment in the capital while rest 842 are in hospitals outside Dhaka, reports UNB.

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