by Information Desk
DHAKA (The day by day Star/ANN) – Authorities have detected greater than 1,250 circumstances outdoors the capital indicating the illness is spreading throughout the nation.
The variety of dengue contaminated sufferers in several districts is growing alarmingly, indicating that the illness is shortly spreading throughout the nation.
Over 1,250 dengue sufferers have been recognized in Chattogram, Feni, Dinajpur, Mymensingh, Kishoreganj, Brahmanbaria, Narsingdi, Nilphamari, Tangail, Barishal, Jhenaidah, Khulna, Pabna and Bogura.
Many of the sufferers had been to Dhaka earlier than they have been identified with dengue, well being officers mentioned.
In Feni, officers have to date identified 147 sufferers. Solely 4 of them had not travelled to Dhaka not too long ago, mentioned Civil Surgeon Hayutuzzaman.
At Khulna Medical School Hospital, Registrar Partho Protim Debnath mentioned dengue sufferers have been growing by the day. “We’re struggling to accommodate them. We additionally want extra dengue detection kits.”
With a number of exceptions, most authorities hospitals within the districts can detect and deal with dengue sufferers.
However in Barishal metropolis, neither the state-run Sher-e-Bangla Medical School Hospital nor any personal clinics has acquired any dengue virus detection equipment.
The Mymensingh Medical School Hospital and M Abdur Rahim Medical School Hospital in Dinajpur have began round the clock dengue prognosis service.
Well being officers in Mymensingh mentioned they’d provided NS1 kits, wanted for dengue prognosis, to 11 upazila well being complexes within the district.
Officers at most authorities hospitals in metropolitan cities claimed that they have been outfitted to deal with dengue sufferers.
In the meantime, well being rights activists in Chattogram alleged that many personal clinics have been charging their folks exorbitant sums for prognosis.