Well being Minister Harsh Vardhan on Tuesday held a evaluate assembly with Delhi authorities officers and the town’s municipal companies over the preparedness to examine vector-borne ailments within the nationwide capital.
“Right now, I held a evaluate assembly with the officers of Delhi authorities and metropolis’s municipal companies over the preparedness to cope with vector-borne ailments like dengue, chikungunya, and malaria. You will need to take measures to manage these ailments,” mentioned Harsh Vardhan after the assembly.
The Union Minister mentioned that the assembly was obligatory as everybody was busy in battling COVID-19.
“It was essential to have a gathering in order that vector-borne ailments usually are not ignored. Final yr, round 5,000 instances of dengue have been reported. You will need to be higher ready to cope with such ailments,” added Harsh Vardhan.