2nd anti-dengue day observes

August 18, 2013 Off By Web Desk

Islamabad: On the instructions of Chief Minister Punjab Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif the second Anti-Dengue Day was observed on Sunday. All government departments start special cleanliness campaign and elimination of mosquito breeding sites has been launched.

Punjab Emergency Service Rescue 1122 marked the Anti-Dengue Day on Sunday for organizing public awareness and preventive measures for Dengue eradication in all Districts of Punjab in line with the directions of Chief Minister Punjab Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif.

In this regard all offices of Emergency Service Rawalpindi were remained open on Sunday and rescuers held Dengue awareness walk from all rescue stations of District Rawalpindi situated at Rawal Road‚ Civil Lines‚ Kalma Chowk‚ Bahria Town‚ Pir Wadhai and 17 Mile to their nearest areas to sensitize public about dengue virus.

The rescue teams visited shops and residential area to check and highlighted breeding areas for dengue mosquitoes and preventive measure against it.