Abohar : Rising dengue outbreak during covid-19 crisis says health officials

Avtar Singh

Abohar, October 20

While the fear of corona is still prevalent, dengue is now spreading. The graph of people affected by dengue is constantly increasing and a big difference can be seen in the official and non-official figures. In Abohar too, dengue has spread and so far about 30 cases have come to light, according to official figures. Dengue larvae are also found in large numbers in Luke’s homes.

Dengue has started to sting. If we talk about Abohar alone, a large number of people are being stung by it. According to official figures, about 30 cases have been reported and dengue larvae are also being found in homes. Health department teams are roaming the streets in search of the larvae and the larvae are being destroyed when found.

Tahil Singh, in-charge of Abohar branch of National Vector Borne Disease Control Program, NVBDCP, says that they have formed four member teams in which Multi Purpose Health There are workers, health workers including Asha workers. The team members are going door to door to inspect the refrigerators, water storage drums, water tanks, drinking water tanks for the animals outside the houses etc. .

On the other hand, it has been reported that dengue stings are just official figures. Therefore, the government and the health department need to make arrangements to protect people from dengue stings by spraying etc. and also need to look at the number of dengue patients treated in private hospitals.