Education ministry issues directives to prevent dengue

DHAKA, The Education Ministry has given directives to all educational institutions about the ways and means to prevent the dengue outbreak.

In a notification issued on Thursday, the ministry asked the authorities of educational institutions to keep clean their respective playgrounds and buildings to stop the spread of dengue.

The educational institutions have been asked to clean all waterfilled containers and flower tubs regularly to prevent the breeding of Aedes mosquitoes that cause dengue, it said.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)