The mosquito Control programme has been successfully implemented throughout the country.
Legal action is to be taken against house owners who have neglected mosquito breeding places. On the 4th day of the National Mosquito Control Week, 207,824 premises were checked yesterday. Minister Maitreepala Sirisena has directed the authorities to take legal action against 1934 house owners who had not cleaned mosquito breeding places in their premises. On the 5th day of the week, today all public premises were checked. Vacant lands will be investigated tomorrow.