Pregnant woman dies of dengue in city

An eight month pregnant woman died of dengue at Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University (BSMMU) early Friday, the hospital sources said.

Maliha Mahfuz Anya, 27, was a fashion designer at Meghna Knit Composite Ltd in Dhaka.

Abdullah Al Kemi, colleague of Maliha, said she was taken to Luvana Hospital at Uttara on July 22 where she was diagnosed with dengue.

On July 23, she was admitted to United Hospital.

But on July 25, she was taken to BSMMU as her condition deteriorated where she died.