RAWALPINDI: Due to the persistent and rigorous efforts of the district administration, no citizen of Rawalpindi was tested positive for dengue virus.
Some 303 doubtful patients also cleared their dengue tests.
Further, during the anti-dengue drive from June 11th to 17th ,some 145 of 56,709 houses were found positive during indoor inspection by 331 teams while 219 of 44,614 spots were inspected positive by 219 teams where required action was taken.
The report was presented in the meeting of anti-dengue district emergency response committee yesterday.
Published in The Express Tribune, June 19th, 2019.