Aedes mosquito

August 17, 2019
August 17, 2019

Aedes Breeding: Terminals still a hotspot

Major terminals in the capital remain ripe for Aedes mosquito breeding as hundreds of thousands of people are arriving in the city after Eid holidays.

August 14, 2019
August 14, 2019

Anti-Aedes drive: Gulshan-2 building owner fined Tk 2 lakh

A mobile court of Dhaka North City Corporation has fined the owner of a building Tk 2 lakh after finding Aedes mosquito larvae in a dirty rooftop at Gulshan-2 in the capital.

August 8, 2019
August 8, 2019

Aedes larvae: 3 hospitals, medical college fined in Uttara

Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) fines three hospitals and a medical college in the capital’s Uttara area after Aedes larvae and breeding grounds were found on the premises of the institutions.

August 8, 2019
August 8, 2019

Cooperate with govt to eliminate dengue: Quader

Road, Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader has urged people to cooperate with the government instead of criticising it unnecessarily to tackle the dengue prevalence.

August 8, 2019
August 8, 2019

Aedes larvae found at 3 spots in Pabna

Pabna district health department finds larvae of Aedes mosquito, carrier of the virus responsible for dengue fever, at three spots in the district headquarter.

August 7, 2019
August 7, 2019

Edu ministry issues guidelines to restrain Aedes during holidays

The ministry of education issues a circular enumerating some guidelines to curb the spread of Aedes mosquito during the Eid holidays.

August 7, 2019
August 7, 2019

Ensure no still water at home

Health experts fear the exodus of thousands city dwellers during the upcoming Eid-ul-Azha vacations could further spread the dengue outbreak in the city, as mosquitoes might use the empty homes, schools and offices as prime breeding grounds.

August 6, 2019
August 6, 2019

Philippines declares national dengue epidemic

As number of patients continue to rise, Philippines has declared a national dengue epidemic.

August 6, 2019
August 6, 2019

Aedes sources need to be wiped out

The source eradication is the key to eliminating Aedes mosquitoes as well as checking Dengue outbreak and for this participation of mass people is necessary alongside the government efforts, experts say.

August 5, 2019
August 5, 2019

District hospitals short on dengue detection kits

Public health professionals in several districts have demanded an urgent supply of dengue detection kits as they are struggling to deal with a surge of patients due to the kit shortage.