Collective efforts urged to eradicate dengue

KHANEWAL: Assistant Commissioner Agha Zaheer Abbas has stressed the need for collective efforts to eradicate dengue disease from the province.

He directed the heads of all government departments to play their role in rooting out dengue virus by following the standard operating procedures (SOPs), issued by the government and the precautionary measured told by the health department.

AC Agha Zaheer expressed these views while presiding over an anti-dengue meeting.

He directed the health, municipal corporation and environment departments officials to do their best to control the mosquito

spread at graveyards, tyre shops and ponds.