The Punjab government concludes to observe ‘Anti-Dengue Day’ on November 3 for lifting perception among the masses to fight out the infection. Mobile groups comprising of public representatives, agents, scholars, NGOs and Imam Mosques of the concerned locality will visit door-to-door and apprise the persons considering the preventive assesses to check dengue.
During the last 24 hours, as numerous as 52 dengue affirmative situations have been confirmed across the province including 32 in Lahore and 20 in Rawalpindi raising the figure of total dengue cases described this year to 857 with as per authorized statistics two killings on account of dengue. although, unofficial figures cited the death toll number as six. authorized causes asserted that the Punjab government had constituted a board consisting of older doctors to ascertain the genuine cause of death of two patients reported past away of dengue.
According to them, the services of 1,000 woman health workers have been placed at the disposal of anti-dengue events to make anti-dengue events more hardworking. Health professionals asserted that the number of dengue patients in Karachi and KP had increased due to change of climate and unforeseen rainfall which have also influenced Punjab, especially those conveyed from Swat to Rawalpindi.
Punjab Minister Rana Mashhood Ahmad Khan asked the administration worried to include celebrities of showbiz and sports in the awareness campaign. He said the govt agencies had two years’ know-how of all such activities; thus, no leniency on the part of government institutions would be tolerated in ensuring dengue command undertakings.
Special Secretary wellbeing Babar Hayat Tarrar acquainted that, at present, 71 confirmed dengue patients were under remedy in different clinics, and informed that after Lahore the worst-affected district was Rawalpindi by the dengue. due to change of climate the mosquito would take refuge inside the dwellings therefore, the inside surveillance is very vital to control dengue breeding.