8th fumigation drive begins

KARACHI: Following the directives of KMC Administrator Syed Hashim Raza Zaidi, 8th fumigation drive under Malaria-Dengue fever Control Program of Health Services Department has started since 16th July which will continue till 5th August 2013.

The KMC administrator said that spray would be conducted in each UC of all districts, especially near drains and downward areas. Sr Director Municipal Services Masood Alam informed that the spray had been conducted in different union councils of District South on 16th and 17th July whereas it would also be carried out in District East on 18th, 19th, 20th and 22nd July, in District Central on 23rd, 24th, 25 and 26th July, in District West on 27th, 29th, 30th and 31st July, in District Malir on 1st and 2nd August and in rural areas on 3rd and 5th August.

The fumigation will be conducted in evening times in all districts.