Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) and American International University Bangladesh (AIUB) jointly organised a public awareness programme to promote prevention of dengue and chikungunya on July 28, 2019 in the AIUB Auditorium. The Mayor of Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) Md. Atiqul Islam was the chief guest, chaired by the VC of AIUB Dr. Carmen Z. Lamagna.
During the seminar the Mayor talked about the steps to reduce the breeding of mosquitoes and chikungunya. The Chief Health Officer of DNCC, Brig. Gen. Mominur Rahman Mamun and local ward commissioner, Dr. M. Zinnat Ali, were also present as special guests.
The VC of AIUB presented plaques of appreciation, dengue preventing awareness communication materials to the Mayor of DNCC and the special guests. The Mayor also presented AIUB with CDs containing informative videos regarding dengue and chikungunya.