Special programmes to eradicate Dengue will be launched from today.
The Ministry of Health has declared today as a special day in Dengue eradication. Training programmes to eradicate Dengue will be implemented also on 21st and 28th of this month.
A Dengue eradication week has been declared from next Monday. Minister Maithreepala Sirisena has instructed Health officials to launch a number of Dengue prevention and eradication programmes during this month.
Committees of the Dengue Prevention Task Force have been setup at provincial level for efficient management of the programmes.