DHAKA: Health and Family Welfare Minister Zahid Maleque said the number of dengue patients is decreasing at hospitals.
The minister came up with the statement after visiting a few hospitals in the capital on Tuesday (August 13).
Zahid Maleque said: “The total number of patients admitted to different hospitals across the country over the last 24 hours is now 1200, which was 2093 on the previous day.”
“The total number of patients admitted to different hospitals across the country is now 7,547, which was 8,006 on the previous day, he said, adding that about 40 people died of dengue so far,” he said.
BDST: 2002 HRS, AUG 13, 2019