Bikes to be used to destroy mosquitoes: Mayor Atiqul

Sun Online Desk

31st July, 2019 07:25:07 printer

Bikes to be used to destroy mosquitoes: Mayor Atiqul

Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) mayor Atiqul Islam on Wednesday said motor bikes will be used to spray repellants to destroy breeding of mosquitoes.

He came up with the statements after participating at a social awareness campaign in Gulshan 2 at 1:00 pm on Wednesday noon.

Mayor Atiqul rounded on different roads with the students of different schools and colleges in the area.

After the round up, mayor Atiqul said, “The employee working for preventing mosquito breeding will be increased to five from two. Motor-bikes will be used to conduct spray. Everything will be done to destroy breeding of aedes mosquitoes.”

He urged city dwellers to work with the public representatives of the DNCC to tackle dengue menace.

The mayor also urged the health centers under the city corporation to provide free treatment to the patients of dengue fever.