Dengue cases continue to rise

  • A dengue patient walks while a woman holds his saline bag at Sir Salimullah Medical College Hospital aka Mitford Hospital in Dhaka on Tuesday, Aug 24, 2021. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

    A dengue patient walks while a woman holds his saline bag at Sir Salimullah Medical College Hospital aka Mitford Hospital in Dhaka on Tuesday, Aug 24, 2021. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

  • A nurse administers saline to a dengue patient at Mitford Hospital in Dhaka on Tuesday, Aug 24, 2021. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

    A nurse administers saline to a dengue patient at Mitford Hospital in Dhaka on Tuesday, Aug 24, 2021. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

  • A nurse administers saline to a dengue patient at Mitford Hospital in Dhaka on Tuesday, Aug 24, 2021. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

    A nurse administers saline to a dengue patient at Mitford Hospital in Dhaka on Tuesday, Aug 24, 2021. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

  • A man puts up a mosquito net for a dengue patient at Mitford Hospital in Dhaka on Tuesday, Aug 24, 2021. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

    A man puts up a mosquito net for a dengue patient at Mitford Hospital in Dhaka on Tuesday, Aug 24, 2021. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

  • A dengue patient watches a video on his mobile phone inside a mosquito net at Mitford Hospital in Dhaka on Tuesday, Aug 24, 2021. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

    A dengue patient watches a video on his mobile phone inside a mosquito net at Mitford Hospital in Dhaka on Tuesday, Aug 24, 2021. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

  • The number of dengue patients continues to rise in Dhaka and elsewhere in Bangladesh. As many as 258 patients were hospitalised with the mosquito-borne disease in the 24 hours to 8am on Tuesday, Aug 24, 2021, according to the Health Services Division. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

    The number of dengue patients continues to rise in Dhaka and elsewhere in Bangladesh. As many as 258 patients were hospitalised with the mosquito-borne disease in the 24 hours to 8am on Tuesday, Aug 24, 2021, according to the Health Services Division. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

  • The number of dengue patients continues to rise in Dhaka and elsewhere in Bangladesh. As many as 258 patients were hospitalised with the mosquito-borne disease in the 24 hours to 8am on Tuesday, Aug 24, 2021, according to the Health Services Division. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

    The number of dengue patients continues to rise in Dhaka and elsewhere in Bangladesh. As many as 258 patients were hospitalised with the mosquito-borne disease in the 24 hours to 8am on Tuesday, Aug 24, 2021, according to the Health Services Division. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu