The impact of the Dengu iunfection is on the increase in the Jaffna Peninsula. Upto yesterday in this month 76 patients have received treatment for Dengu in the Teaching Hospital Jaffna.
This was informed in the Dengu Control Meeting held at the Jaffna District Secretariat.
With a view to controlling the Dengu in the District, “Dengu Week” will be observed from 20th to 26th of this month. Meeting for reviewing about it was held with the District Secretary in Chair, yesterday.
Kopay and Sandilipay areas considered to be heavily affected by the Dengu. Meanwhile other areas also are affected by Dengu.
During the Dengu Week, activities will be undertaken with the cooperation of all around, it was announced.