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Aedes larvae in 138 bldgs destroyed

  • Staff Correspondent
  • 5 November, 2020 12:00 AM
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Aedes larvae in 138 bldgs destroyed

Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) on Wednesday destroyed Aedes larvae in 138 houses, establishments and under-construction buildings during an anti-mosquito drive in all 54 wards simultaneously.

During this drive, DNCC executive magistrates filed 18 cases against the owners of several establishments for hosting Aedes larvae and fined them Tk 0.267 million.

On the third day of a 10-day long cleanliness drive, the city corporation conducted drive in 13,607 houses and establishments under its 10 zones, said a DNCC press release.

They spotted favourable environment for the mosquito breeding in 7,587 houses and establishments and cautioned several more establishments.