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DNCC drive: Aedes larvae found at 94 establishments

  • Sun Online Desk
  • 2nd November, 2020 07:51:11 PM
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DNCC drive: Aedes larvae found at 94 establishments

Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) on the first day of its special clean-up operation visited 13825 establishments and found aedes mosquito larvae at 94 establishments.

The mobile court led by DNCC realised Tk 290,000 fine for having Aedes larvae at those establishments.

Besides, pesticides have been applied to the stagnant water of 8,713 houses and installations.

The operation was carried out simultaneously in 54 wards of DNCC from 9:00am to 12:00pm today.

The 10-day long campaign is being continued by dividing each ward into 10 sectors and each sector into 10 sub-sectors.

The drive of the first day was done successfully at 1,377 houses and installations in Uttara, 2,636 houses in Mirpur-2, 1,603 houses in Mohakhali, 1,485 houses in Mirpur-10, and 2,469 in Karwan Bazar area in the capital.  

The operation was also carried out in Harirampur, Dakshin Khan, Uttarkhan, Bhatara and Satarkul areas in Dhaka.