Dengue patients received over 3 crore taka from their insurance

[Dhaka, 19 October, 2023] Customers of MetLife Bangladesh received over 3 crore taka as insurance claims in 2023 exclusively for dengue related medical expenses. This financial assistance has provided substantial relief to the recipients, aiding their recovery, and ensuring they can manage hospital expenses without any burdens. Over 1,000 customers have received this claims amount.

To aid customers, MetLife Bangladesh has also recently launched a fast-track claims settlement services for dengue related claims. Customers can now get notified about their claim’s decision within just 3 hours of applying and then subsequently receive their claims faster than usual.

MetLife Bangladesh’s Chief Executive Officer, Ala Ahmad, said, “Dengue is a disease that is not only brings physical and mental trauma but also results in financial stress at times for the patient and their family. We want to stand by our customers during their difficult times and help them in their path to recovery. It is important to raise awareness that insurance can provide financial protection for serious diseases like dengue.”

About MetLife

MetLife, Inc. (NYSE: MET), through its subsidiaries and affiliates (“MetLife”), is one of the world’s leading financial services companies, providing insurance, annuities, employee benefits, and asset management to help its individual and institutional customers navigate their changing world. Founded in 1868, MetLife has operations in more than 40 markets globally and holds leading positions in the United States, Japan, Latin America, Asia, Europe, and the Middle East. For more information, visit

MetLife Bangladesh is the leading international life insurer in the country, serving over a million customers in Bangladesh. To learn more, please visit:


Saifur Rahman

Director & Head of Communications

MetLife Bangladesh

Cell: +880 1313089065