Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) on Saturday launched a crash programme to reduce mosquito menace in the capital.
DNCC Chief Executive Officer Md Abdul Hai inaugurated the programme by spraying larvicide’s on mosquitoes at VIP lounge of Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport.The crash programme will continue until April 4.
A DNCC press release said that larvicide’s, malaria oil B and adulticide will be sprayed with fogger machine in every ward under the corporation. The term of crash programme can be extended if necessary.
Secretary of DNCC Rabindra Sri Barua, chief health officer Brig Gen Md Zakir Hassan, zonal executive officer Selim Fakir and director of Civil Aviation Authority of Bangladesh Mizanur Rahman attended the inaugural ceremony, among others.