Summons have been issued on 65 persons who had mosquito breeding places within their premises.
During the first few months of this year 5510 dengue patients were reported in the island. The majority of patients were reported in the Colombo District. Meanwhile dengue eradication programmes are being carried out in Gampaha District as well. A number of Shramadana campaigns and awareness programmes were launched under the patronage of the DMO’s office in Wattala for dengue eradication.