Construction sites, main dengue mosquito breeding grounds in Western Province

Saturday, 07 December 2013 - 14:56

Construction sites in Colombo and in the Western Province are the main dengue mosquito breeding sites.

A ministry spokesman said Health Ministry officials will inspect all construction sites with the assistance of the Environmental Police Unit, MOHs and PHIs.

According to the spokesman, dengue can reach epidemic proportions with the ongoing rains.

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