Drive against Aedes larvae: DNCC, DSCC hand out fines worth Tk 8.14 lakh
Mobile courts of Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) and Dhaka South City Corporation (DSCC) today handed out fines worth Tk 8.14 lakh to owners of under-construction buildings and houses after finding Aedes breeding grounds on their premises.
DNCC today collected fines worth Tk 4.73 lakh in 27 cases filed against owners of different under-construction buildings, houses and other establishments as Aedes mosquito larvae were found there.
The courts also conducted an awareness campaign to destroy all breeding sources.
Eleven mobile courts of Dhaka South City Corporation (DSCC) also fined owners of 17 under-construction buildings and houses Tk 3.41 lakh for the same reason.
DSCC received information of 34 breeding grounds of Aedes mosquitoes and they destroyed 24 of them, said an official of the DSCC.
He said they will clean out the rest tomorrow.