Meanwhile, the Greater Chennai Corporation (GCC) officers have known as upon the residents to take away the stagnant water from the residential colonies in addition to terraces of their homes to stop the breeding of Aedes mosquitoes.
The state well being division has commenced door-to-door well being check-ups and supplied medicines to stop the unfold of the illness.
The GCC is utilizing the companies of breeding verify employees around the clock to stop the outbreak of Dengue by destroying the mosquito larvae.
It can be levying fines to people who find themselves permitting water to stagnate at their residence together with terraces that result in breed mosquitos.
The Corporation is conducting area-wise surveys to seek out out the variety of illnesses in every space and to try to stop the unfold by contemplating this space as a cluster and taking preventive measures in a localised method.
Soubhagyalaksmi Narayanan, a breed verify employee below the GCC, advised IANS: “People have to be more responsible to prevent the spread of the disease as in most residences where I had gone for fogging and checking, I found that there is water stagnation leading to the spread of the disease. Everyone should do their bit to prevent the outbreak of such diseases.”
The GCC has already opened management rooms primarily based out its headquarters and has deployed fogging groups in all of the wards to stop the unfold of the illness.