All concerned department striving hard to eliminate dengue larva: Focal person.


SARGODHA -- The District administration and all concerned departments were striving hard to eliminate dengue causes here and campaigns were also being arranged for awareness of masses.

The Focal person for Dengue Dr Tariq Hassan said that total 276 expected cases of dengue virus were reported during last week and out of total reported cases 17 patients were declared with positive dengue symptoms.

He further told that 145 dengue cases have been reported so far in 2019 while only three patients were under treatment here in dengue ward of the District Headquarter (DHQ) teaching hospital.

A total 334 indoor teams were working in the district and also inspected 59,739 homes while dengue larva was reported form five places and 167 outdoor teams inspected 14,277 various sites and larva was disclosed at 34 points.

The local administration has also served notices to 15 people over adopting poor arrangements at their premises, he...

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