Punjab & Region

Concept of zero malaria to be maintained in Fazilka district: Dr. Harjinder Singh

The Fact News Service
Fazilka,  April 26
Launching an awareness campaign today in connection with World Malaria Day, Civil Surgeon Dr. Harjinder Singh released the poster. He said that not a single case of malaria has been reported in the district so far which is why our health department is working diligently. “The workload is already very high due to this corona second but the spirit of our doctors and other staff members is still there,” he said. Celebrated every Friday as Dry Day. He said that we should not allow water to accumulate in and around our houses and we should keep emptying the water in pots and fridge trays every week. On this occasion, Dr. Amit said that in case of fever, one should seek treatment at a government hospital instead of treating oneself at home as it is the cause of the epidemic that cannot be detected without investigation. Malaria is treated free of charge in all government hospitals. Common symptoms of malaria are shivering or headaches and sweating with the cold. District Mass Media Officer Anil Dhamu said that if we are aware of any disease then we will be able to avoid the outbreak of that disease. On this occasion, Dr. Ashwani, Dr. Sudhir Pathak, DPM Rajesh, Sukhjinder, Ravinder and NVBDC. All the employees were present.

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