Khulna mayor for coordinated efforts to check dengue

KHULNA, Mayor of Khulna City Corporation (KCC) Talukder Abdul Khaleque has called for adopting coordinated efforts of all to check the spread of dengue.

He said this yesterday in a views exchange meeting with heads of different educational institutions, social organizations, teachers and public representatives to engage them with the dengue prevention drive in the city.

Khulna DC Md Helal Hossain chaired the meeting held at DC's conference room while vicechancellor of Khulna University of Engineering and Technology (KUET) and Khulna Divisional Commissioner Lokman Hossain Mia, spoke among others.

The KCC Mayor emphasized on building social campaign on dengue issue.

He requested head of educational institutions to make the students and guardians aware about the dengue. He urged all to keep their houses and surroundings neat and clean so that the aedes mosquitoes could not lay eggs there.

Meanwhile, Khulna city and district unit of Awami League as part of their dengue prevention campaign has distributed leaflets in the city.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)