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News Room : “Take immediate steps to prevent the spread of dengue”- PM Instructs Governors


At a discussion held at Temple Trees on Thursday (25) to review the progress of dengue control programs, Prime Minister Dinesh Gunawardena instructed the Provincial Governors to take urgent measures to prevent the spread of dengue with the intervention of all the relevant authorities.

The discussion was held with the participation of Governors, Provincial Council Secretaries, Provincial Government Commissioners and Provincial Health Service Directors through Zoom technology and the Prime Minister emphasized the importance of collecting information about the spread of dengue in their jurisdictions and taking measures to control the disease since priority should be given to preventing the spread of the disease through the continuous implementation of programs carried out by the regional medical offices of health.