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Aedes larvae found at Oswal hospital

punjab Updated: Aug 13, 2013 19:12 IST
HT Correspondent

A team of anti-larvae section of the health department found larvae of aedes mosquitoes breeding at Mohan Dai Oswal Hospital here on Tuesday. The team checked as many as 25 coolers and five containers at the hospital. Larvae were found in one of the coolers and a container outside the nursing hostel, which was destroyed on the sport.

District epidemiologist Dr Anil Verma said that the staff of the hospital were directed to empty the coolers once in a week and do not keep any container without a lid.

Earlier on Monday, the teams had found larvae of aedes at BL Kapoor Hospital and Bhagwan Ram Charitable Hospital.