Also, hospitals and diagnostic centres will be penalised if they flout gazette notification on dengue and malaria.
On Friday, directions were issued to all chief medical health officers (CMHOs) to take action against owners of buildings and houses if found guilty of mosquito breeding.
Barring health department officials and Jaipur Municipal Corporation officials from carrying out spraying, collecting blood samples for diagnostic tests or providing treatment will also attract action.
If they fail to do so in 24 hours’ time, we will impose penalty on them.A person flouting gazette notification may face penalty upto Rs 500,” said Dr Mathur.
The owners of houses and buildings will also face action if they do not allow health inspectors into their houses.
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