Hoshiarpur: Deputy Commissioner of Hoshiarpur, Anindita Mitra today conducted a meeting of the officials of various departments of the district regarding the Control and Prevention of Vector Borne Diseases and Water Borne Diseases.
Notably, Vector Borne Diseases are malaria, dengue, etc. and Water Borne Diseases are Typhoid, Cholera, etc.
She ordered the health department to get the fogging and spray done in the probable areas of breeding of the mosquitoes. He also asked the health department to coordinate with Municipal Corporation and Municipal Committees.
She also ordered the officials of Municipal Corporation, Municipal Committees, Rural Development and Panchayat Department and Water Supply and Sanitation Department to ensure safe drinking water to the citizens in order to save them from Water Borne Diseases. She also ordered them to ensure proper drainage for used water.
She also asked the DEO (SS) and DEO (E) to coordinate with other departments to provide a hygienic environment to the students in the schools of Hoshiarpur district.