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    Diarrhoea surge continues in Dhaka for a month
    Senior Correspondent,
    Published: 12 Apr 2022 11:54 PM BdST Updated: 12 Apr 2022 11:54 PM BdST

    The wave of diarrhoea cases that started in Dhaka and surrounding areas in mid-March is showing no signs of ebbing after nearly a month.

    Although doctors said the number of patients decreased slightly at the Dhaka Hospital of the International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh, or icddr,b, in the past three days, the daily average of admissions from Apr 1 to Tuesday remained almost unchanged at nearly 1,300.

    A young man from Demra died from diarrhoea at the hospital on Tuesday. Dr Baharul Alam, head of hospitals at icddr,b, said the patient was admitted in a critical condition in the afternoon and transferred to the ICU when his condition deteriorated further...