An aedes mosquito. File PhotoThe wife of Additional Inspector General of Police Shahabuddin Quraishi died of dengue at a city hospital on Sunday, reports UNB.Sayeda Akhter, 54, passed away around 11:30am, said Shahin, a staff of the Anti-Terrorism Unit chief.The dengue victim was undergoing treatment at the Square Hospital.Sayeda Akhter was first admitted to Samorita Hospital on 30 July and then shifted to Square Hospital on Saturday.The government on Saturday said 18 dengue patients died in the capital city since the beginning of this year. But unofficial estimates suggest the death toll is higher.The government said 22,919 people were hospitalised with dengue since 1 January.
Additional IGPs wife dies of dengue
Last Updated on: September 3rd, 2019 at 10:01 am, by