Dengue larvae detected in Mohali houses during survey, 7 challaned
| Sunday | 15th September, 2019
Tribune News ServiceMohali, September 14As many as seven residents of Phase 7 were issued challans after dengue larvae were found breeding at their houses here today.
A joint team of the Health Department and the Mohali Municipal Corporation conducted a survey of residential and other premises at Phase 7 and 8.
“Last year, 1,079 such cases and four dengue deaths were reported from the district, while in 2017, the number of such cases was 2,472,” he said.
So far, our teams have issued a total of 166 challans in Mohali,” the Civil Surgeon said.
The doctors had also organised a special rally in local markets of the town on Thursday to make people aware about dengue and its precautionary measures.