Taposh for close monitoring of mosquito cleaning
Published : 22 Apr 2021, 15:10
Mayor of Dhaka South City Corporation (DSCC) Barrister Sheikh Fazle Noor Taposh today directed the Regional Executive Officers (DEOs) to closely monitor the mosquito control activities at the field level and start cleaning drainage systems.
“April is coming to an end, Eid is ahead…. At this time, we are seeing an outbreak of dengue mosquitoes and some Aedes mosquito larvae are found everywhere, so you have to monitor the matter closely and start activities of cleaning drainage system,” he said.
He gave the instructions at a meeting with all the regional executive officers and department heads on the zoom platform, said a press release. “You will oversee our efforts so that our activities are not disrupted in any way,” he added.
“Open drains cleaning activities are part of our ongoing work plan…Though WASA had a budget and annual activities drainage cleaning but we saw that it was never effective,” he said.
The online meeting was conducted by DNCC Chief Executive Officer ABM Amin Ullah Nuri while Chief Engineer Rezaur Rahman, Secretary Akramuzzaman, and heads of various departments and Regional Executive Officers attended the meeting.
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