Dengue under control

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Multan

Provincial Minister for Energy Dr Akhtar Malik said the government was taking effective measures to eliminate dengue. Presiding over a meeting at the circuit house here on Saturday, he said that dengue situation was under control in Multan. Walled City Chairman Muhammad Nadeem Qureshi, DC Aamer Khattak and CEO Health Dr Munawar Abbas briefed about initiatives taken during an anti-dengue drive. Meanwhile, Secretary Management of Professional Development Department (MPDD) Saima Saeed directed to impart training to staff of various departments about dengue surveillance. Presiding over a meeting at the circuit house, the secretary said that free medical treatment facilities were being provided to dengue patients across the province. Saima Saeed said that the situation was under control in Multan.—APP