Provincial Minister Khwaja Salman Rafique has stated that dengue virus can solely be tackled with the help of the group.
He was speaking to the media whereas main an anti-dengue consciousness stroll, organised by the Punjab Well being Division to watch the anti-dengue day on the workplace of the Director Normal Well being right here on Saturday.
He stated that the anti-dengue day was being noticed throughout the province on the particular path of Punjab Chief Minister Hamza Shehbaz. He stated that walks and consciousness seminars had been being organised at nearly all public hospitals.The minister stated that holding the homes clear was primary duty of each citizen. He stated that the Punjab authorities beneath the management of Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif had efficiently eradicated dengue virus within the province up to now.
He stated that every one provincial well being departments had been working to beat the dengue virus. He stated that the Well being Division was making an attempt to create consciousness amongst folks about precautionary measures towards dengue virus by way of walks and seminars.
Kh Salman stated that the media was additionally taking part in an important function in creating consciousness about dengue. He urged folks to keep away from accumulation of water of their properties and undertake precautionary measures particularly in the course of the monsoon season.
About coronavirus, the minister stated that 88 per cent residents had been vaccinated towards COVID-19 and urged folks to get vaccinated as early as doable. He stated that coronavirus instances had been as soon as once more rising within the nation; subsequently, precautions ought to be adopted for it moreover dengue. He stated that strict motion can be taken towards officers over negligence in dengue virus consciousness marketing campaign.
To a query, he stated that the Punjab Well being Division was making certain implementation of the usual working procedures (SOPs) and directions from the Nationwide Command and Operation Centre (NCOC), including that there was no scarcity of paracetamol pill within the province.
To a different query, he expressed his hope that Hamza Shehbaz would simply win the re-voting.
Police observes anti-dengue day: The Lahore Police noticed the Anti-Dengue Day on Saturday in its varied wings within the gentle of the Punjab authorities directive to create consciousness among the many power about dengue and undertake preventive measures to safeguard police personnel from the illness.
On the instructions of Capital Metropolis Police Officer (CCPO) Lahore DIG Bilal Siddique Kamyana, anti-dengue spray was carried out, beneath the supervision of DSP Growth Mustafa Hassan and different officers involved in all branches of the Lahore Police District Headquarters together with workplace premises, parking areas, canteen, parks, corridors, officers rooms and washrooms, plant pots, air-coolers and different particular factors more likely to be the doable breeding areas of the dengue larvae.
Lahore Police chief Bilal Siddique Kamyana stated that anti-dengue spray, cleanliness and different associated precautionary measures had been being carried out frequently in all of the items to maintain the police power protected from the lethal dengue virus. He ordered for making certain compliance and never permitting stagnant water inside or exterior the police stations, workplaces in addition to entry and exit factors of police checkpoints within the metropolis.