Advertisement

HindustanTimes Thu,17 Apr 2014

69 dengue cases reported in city this year

HT Correspondent , Hindustan Times  Chandigarh, November 06, 2013
First Published: 22:36 IST(6/11/2013) | Last Updated: 22:37 IST(6/11/2013)

The number of dengue cases in Chandigarh reached 69, on Wednesday.

Advertisement

The number this year is much lower as compared to last year, according to the data released by UT health department.

Last year, till November 6, 301 cases of dengue were reported from Chandigarh.

A health department release said that with the upcoming high-risk season for transmission of vector borne diseases, the malaria wing of health department, Chandigarh administration, had geared up its field activities for prevention and control of malaria and dengue.

comment Note: By posting your comments here you agree to the terms and conditions of www.hindustantimes.com
blog comments powered by Disqus

Advertisement
more from Chandigarh

UT urges ministry not to notify Sukhna ESZ unless consulted

Taking exception to the Haryana and Punjab governments for not keeping the Chandigarh administration in the loop while delineating an ecosensitive zone (ESZ) around the Sukhna wildlife sanctuary, the UT forest department has urged the environment and forests ministry not to consider proposals by both states unless consulted by the UT.
Advertisement

 
Advertisement
Copyright © 2014 HT Media Limited. All Rights Reserved