Surveillance Drive in Chandigarh.
Chandigarh, 25th October, 2016: Today 5 cases of Dengue have been reported
from various health institutions (till the release of press note) which bring the total
number of Dengue cases to 693 in the city. 5 cases of Chikungunya have been
reported today out of which 1 gave wrong address and 4 are from Chandigarh. The
overall details of 138 cases of Chikungunya detected in Chandigarh is; 38
imported, 36 wrong address and 64 from Chandigarh.
To further strengthen the preventive activities, daily fumigation is being carried out
alongwith strengthening of field activities which includes mass awareness,
checking of breeding sources like coolers, containers, tyres and other sources.