PPI Original Text (PPI-OT) – City-wide fumigation campaign starts in District South
Karachi, May 14, 2012 (PPI-OT): Following the directive of Administrator KMC Muhammad Hussain Syed Health Services Department was launching a city wide fumigation campaign aimed at saving the city from spread of malaria and dengue fever under malaria control program.
The campaign will begin in district south on 14-15 May and followed by insecticide spray in District East on 16-18 May, District Central 21-22, District Malir 23-24, and District West 25-28 respectively while fumigation in all district councils of Karachi will be carried out on 29 and 30th May.
All union councils of respective districts will be covered during the spray which will be performed in evening time. The concerned officials were directed to ensure full and through spray in each and every area of the city and submit the progress report on a daily basis to Senior Director Health Services.
For more information, contact:
Karachi Metropolitan Corporation (KMC)
City District Government Complex, 1st Floor, Civic Centre,
Tel: +9221 9923 2400 -01
Fax: +9221 9923 2406