World Mosquito Day today: Lax monitoring led to surge in dengue cases

The absence of an effective mechanism to check Aedes mosquitoes, including proper and timely surveillance by the city corporations, is mainly to blame for dengue cases spiralling in the capital and...

‘Stop the blame game, take responsibility’

Certain areas within the jurisdiction of the city corporation require intensive care when it comes to Aedes mosquitoes. They need to be cleaned, fogged, and sprayed regularly -- something the city...

221 more hospitalised in a day

At least 221 people with dengue fever were admitted to hospitals in the country during 24 hours till 8am yesterday, of which only 22 are from outside Dhaka.

Dengue cases cross 1,000 mark in country

With at least 63 people with dengue fever being admitted to hospitals in the country during 24 hours till 8am yesterday, the number of dengue cases has passed the 1,000 mark this year.

48 dengue cases reported in 24hrs

Amid a rise in the number of dengue patients, authorities reported 48 more new cases in 24 hours until yesterday morning.

Another 70 dengue cases reported

At least 70 people with dengue fever were admitted to hospitals in the country during 24 hours till 8am yesterday.

August 20, 2021
August 20, 2021

World Mosquito Day today: Lax monitoring led to surge in dengue cases

The absence of an effective mechanism to check Aedes mosquitoes, including proper and timely surveillance by the city corporations, is mainly to blame for dengue cases spiralling in the capital and...

August 17, 2021
August 17, 2021

221 more hospitalised in a day

At least 221 people with dengue fever were admitted to hospitals in the country during 24 hours till 8am yesterday, of which only 22 are from outside Dhaka.

August 17, 2021
August 17, 2021

‘Stop the blame game, take responsibility’

Certain areas within the jurisdiction of the city corporation require intensive care when it comes to Aedes mosquitoes. They need to be cleaned, fogged, and sprayed regularly -- something the city...

August 15, 2021
August 15, 2021

Managing Dengue outbreak with COVID-19

When we all are struggling to fight the COVID-19 pandemic, Dengue is an overburden for us. Since we must deal with the diseases, we need to know the prevention and management better.

August 8, 2021
August 8, 2021

Anti-Aedes Drive: DNCC announces monetary incentive to clean up houses

Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) mayor Md Atiqul Islam yesterday announced monetary rewards for cleaning coconut shells, unused toilet fittings, plastic bags and discarded tyres.

August 2, 2021
August 2, 2021

Rising Dengue Cases: 237 people hospitalised in a single day

For the first time this year, the number of dengue-infected patients who were hospitalised across the country in a single day crossed the 200 mark.

August 1, 2021
August 1, 2021

196 more patients hospitalised with dengue in 24 hrs

At least 196 people with dengue fever were admitted to hospitals across the country in 24 hours till yesterday morning.

August 1, 2021
August 1, 2021

Anti-Aedes Campaign - Clean homes, surroundings once a week: DNCC mayor

Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) Mayor Atiqul Islam has urged city dwellers to clean their homes and surroundings every Saturday to destroy Aedes mosquito breeding grounds.

July 28, 2021
July 28, 2021

Dengue cases keep rising

At least 143 dengue patients were admitted to different hospitals across the country in 24 hours till 8:00am yesterday, the highest in a single day this year.

July 24, 2021
July 24, 2021

123 more dengue cases reported in 72 hours

At least 123 people with dengue fever were admitted to hospitals in the country during 72 hours till 8am yesterday. Among the patients 85 were hospitalised yesterday while 25 and 13 on Thursday and...