The anti-dengue programme organized by Lakhanda and ITN is now in progress in the Boralesgamuwa town.
The programme includes educating the public, distribution of leaflets and cleaning of home gardens. The Boralesgamuwa Urban Council, the Police, the Divisional Secretariat, the Regional Medical Health Office and the Ambagahapura Lions Club are contributing to this programme.
In the meantime, the Police Chief has taken initiatives to set up 143 Dengue Control Special Police Units. A Dengue Control Programme was launched in the Mirihana Area, under the guidance of the Nugegoda Police Superintendent Deshabandu Tennekoon. Civil Defence Committees and Community Police Units supported the programme.