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Dhaka grapples with record dengue outbreak

Nearly half of the world’s population is at risk from dengue, a mosquito-borne viral infection which usually hits during monsoon season. According to the World Health Organization the incidence of dengue has increased 30-fold over the last 50 years. It is now estimated that 50-100 million infections occur annually in over 100 endemic countries. Bangladesh […]

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