Hirunews Logo
3+Day+Anti+Dengue+Programme+Commences
Wednesday, 13 July 2016 - 12:37
3 Day Anti Dengue Programme Commences
19

Shares
2,388

Views

A three day anti-dengue program has commenced throughout the island.

The Health Ministry stated that the program was started as dengue breeding has increased following the recent floods and wet weather conditions.

23, 500 dengue cases have been reported so far and, 40 out of the total patients count have died.

Higher proposrtion of dengue cases have been reported from the Western Province, the districts of Galle and Matara.

750 groups including teams from the Presidential Task Force, tri forces and police have been included in the anti dengue program.  The program will cover 60 GMO divisions of 8 districts.  The program was inaugurated this morning at the Maradana Railway station.

Make a Comment
Make a Comment

DOWNLOAD HIRUNEWS APP ON ANDROID & APPLE
Heavy snow across the globe
Friday, 13 January 2017 - 9:29
Many countries are experiencing heavy snow, foreign media states. The temperature in England, Scotland, North Ireland and Wales has hit minus 10 degrees... Read More
News Image
Hiru News Programme Segments
358 Views
791 Views
2,239 Views
1,573 Views
9,696 Views
44,398 Views
Top