Dr Zafar Mirza Directs Health Staff To Redouble Efforts To Control Dengue
Special Assistant to Prime Minister on National Health Services, Regulations and Coordination Dr Zafar Mirza on Monday directed the district administrations of Islamabad and Rawalpindi to redouble efforts with missionary zeal to control dengue
The meeting was informed that an effective case response was being undertaken and areas from where cases are reported are being visited by teams and necessary measures taken to prevent communities residing in those areas.
It was further informed that there is a marked improvement in the control and prevention of dengue as additional reinforcements have been deployed. The hospital care of dengue patients remained satisfactory, the meeting noted.
The meeting was attended by heads of Islamabad hospitals, senior officials and all relevant stakeholders including district administration of Islamabad and Rawalpindi. The meeting reviewed progress of dengue control and prevention efforts.