15 dengue circumstances in Amritsar district to date
Amritsar, September 16
Fifteen circumstances of dengue have been reported to date this 12 months within the district. Civil Surgeon Charanjit Singh has stated 780 suspected circumstances have been discovered since January this 12 months. Out of them, 15 circumstances have been discovered optimistic. He stated to date, 1,762 challans had been issued. In line with the directions of the Punjab Authorities, a challan of Rs 500 can be issued when dengue larvae are discovered someplace.
A gathering of the Dengue Job Pressure was held beneath the management of Further Deputy Commissioner Surinder Singh with intention to stop the unfold of dengue within the district and eliminating mosquito larvae. The Further Deputy Commissioner stated each Friday ought to be noticed as a dry day to keep away from dengue and concern challans to these from whose premises dengue larvae have been discovered.
He instructed the officers of Well being Division, the Municipal Company and different departments involved that this time dengue ought to be prevented from spreading in any respect prices and fogging elevated in these areas which have been affected final 12 months. He stated the accountability of the division involved could be mounted for this.
Surinder Singh requested the Training Division to make college students conscious of the signs and prevention of dengue in colleges. He stated a document of earlier years confirmed that dengue spreads extra within the metropolis than within the villages, so the Municipal Company has to make critical efforts. They need to not let the water stagnate and the place the water stagnates, fogging ought to be performed time to time.
The district malaria officer, Dr Madan Mohan, stated, “Dengue mosquito breeds in clear water and the water that stands for seven days, the mosquito begins breeding there. Subsequently, it’s obligatory that we maintain cleansing our homes, retailers, workplaces and different locations, the place rainwater can stand.”
Aside from this, change water in coolers, pots or bottles stored for planting vegetation each week. He stated that dengue mosquitoes are larger than regular mosquitoes and have stripes on their physique. It bites at daybreak or nightfall and stings sharply. It’s often discovered beneath curtains, picture frames, tables and chairs or different cool locations.
On this event, District Vaccination Officer Dr Kanwaljit Singh, Dr Raghav Gupta, Dr Madan Mohan, Dr Ishita, Dr Sumit, Amandeep Singh, District Media Mass Officer, Rajesh Sharma District Training Officer, Manjinder Singh District Program Officer, Rajiv Devgan, Principal, Medical Faculty, Satish Kumar District Improvement and Panchayat Officer, Iqbal Singh DSP and senior medical officers of various blocks, police and Training Division officers have been current.
Friday as dry day
- Up to now, 1,762 challans had been issued. A challan of Rs 500 can be issued when dengue larvae are discovered someplace.
- The Further Deputy Commissioner, Surinder Singh, stated each Friday ought to be noticed as a dry day to keep away from dengue and concern challans to these from whose premises dengue larvae have been discovered.