PHA urges to clean the environment to avert dengue

RAWALPINDI:Parks and Horticultural Authority (PHA), Rawalpindi held anti-dengue walk on Murree road Saturday with pledge to adopt precautionary measures to avert the threat of dengue.

MPA Malik Ifthikar and Raja Hanif Advocate, Director General PHA Aqeel Ahmed Khan and people belonging to various walks of life participated.

Speaking on the occasion, Director General PHA said adding that fatal dengue virus could be controlled by taking precautionary measures and carrying out anti-dengue sprays.

He urged the citizens to play their effective role in this regard and keep the environment clean.

DG said eradication of dengue is not responsibility of any individual, but is a joint responsibility. He said all departments should play their affective role to make campaign successful.