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KP Govt taking effective steps against possible dengue outbreak across province

October 9, 2020 | | Share:

The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government is taking effective steps against possible dengue outbreak across the province under a Dengue Action Plan.

According to the health department report, more than 6.6 million houses were inspected where over 22 million water storage tanks and containers were examined and 13,000 samples were found positive and eliminated on the spot.

The report further said that preventive activities are being conducted on a daily basis across the province while dengue focal persons were appointed at district health offices, medical teaching hospitals and district headquarters hospitals to take immediate action in case of any dengue case.

 

Source: Radio Pakistan

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