Anti-Mosquito Drive

DNCC fines house owners Tk 2.16 lakh

Staff Correspondent

11 November, 2020 12:00 AM printer

A mobile court of Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) on Tuesday filed cases against 13 owners of different establishments under 54 wards and fined them Tk 2.16 lakh  as they (DNCC) detected aedes larvae in an anti mosquito drive. 

During the drive, they inspected 13,640 houses and establishments under its 10 zones and destroyed mosquito larvae in 69 houses, establishments and under- construction buildings on the eighth day of its ongoing 10-day drive.

Besides, DNCC found favourable environment for the mosquito breeding in 8,735 houses and establishments.

Mosquito control workers conducted cleanliness drive and sprayed pesticide to the mosquito breeding grounds.