Ministry of Defence sues dengue breeders

Saturday, 08 June 2013 - 19:28


The Ministry of Defense has filed court cases against 80 individuals in the Colombo district who have maintained environments conducive for the breeding of dengue.


There raids were jointly carried out today in Colombo by the Ministry of Defense & the Colombo Municipal Council.


According to the Additional Secretary to the Ministry of Defense & Chairman of the Dengue Eradication Committee Damayanthi Jayarathna these raids will be carried out extensively in order to nab perpetrators.

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