Mosquito menace is causing lot troubles to Vizagites and preventing the growth of larva is the main process for controlling mosquitoes. All households as well as establishments should observe one day as dry day in a week. For creating awareness about this Greater Municipal Corporation is organizing Malaria Awareness Month since long. GVMC Commissioner M Hari Narayanan has flagged off the rally at Peda Jalari Peta.
We can prevent mosquitoes only be maintaining cleanliness of our surroundings’ said Hari Narayanan. If any person suffers from fever more than a week then he should go for a lab and check his blood. If was positive for malaria then he should take proper treatment and get rid of this, he added.
All drainage canals must be fitted with grates so that solid waste will not go along with the water’ said GVMC chief medical officer Dr A Hemanth while speaking on the occasion.
People should not indulge and practice open defecation as GVMC is providing common toilets everywhere’ said zone -2 commissioner R Somannarayana.
We are trying to maintain Lawson’s Bay Beach as dust free by creating awareness among people’ said GVMC executive engineer Venkat.