Two dengue patients died on Sunday night at Mymensingh Medical College Hospital (MMCH).
They are Anwar Hossain, 40, son of Abdul Latif from Kendua upazila, Netrokona, and Rasel Mia, 34, son of Manzurul Haque from Pakundia upazila, Kishoreganj.
The hospital's Assistant Director Dr Samsuddin Selim said, “Anwar was admitted on August 11. He died around 1am on Sunday. Rasel was admitted on Sunday evening. He died around 8pm. Both were undergoing treatment.”
The Deputy Director of MMCH said three people have died of dengue so far in the hospital.
He added, “At the moment 174 patients are being treated at the hospital while 883 have recovered and returned home.”
Twenty six new dengue patients were admitted to the hospital in the last 24 hours.