Dengue preventive measures to control disease discussed

ISLAMABAD, Sep 29 (APP):Special Assistant to Prime Minister on National Health Services, Regulations and Coordination Dr Zafar Mirza chaired a meeting here Sunday to have an in-depth review of preventive and curative aspects of dengue response in areas of concerns in twin cities of Rawalpindi and Islamabad. It was decided that for effective coordination, representatives from Rawalpindi will be regularly attending the morning meetings at the Ministry of National Health Services.

The meeting was informed that Directorate General Health Services, MCI and ICT health Department are conducting regular larva surveillance and instituting urgent response measures through rapid response teams.