All resources to be utilized to overcome dengue menace: CM Punjab

FAISALABAD, Sep 24 (APP)::Chief Minister Punjab Sardar Usman Buzdar on Tuesday said that all available resources would be utilized to over the dengue menace.

Talking to media persons during his visit to Allied Hospital here, he said, “Dengue is a global issue. However, we are taking stringent steps to control it on war-footing.”

He said that dengue virus got breeding rapidly during monsoon and rainy season. “But we have made elaborate arrangements to eliminate its breeding,” he added.

He said that dengue control rooms had been established across the province whereas public representatives as well as government machinery had been activated to overcome the menace of dengue.