World Malaria Day observed


Dimapur, April 29: The World Malaria Day was observed on April 25 by the NVBDCP (National Vector Borne diseases control programme) staff under the Chief Medical Officer’s office in 10 villages (Mitelephe, Khonoma, Sechu zubza, Nerhema, Rumensenyu, K.station , Tesophenyu , Rengmapani , Tseminyu , Zisunyu) under Kohima District.
Activities such as sources reduction and cleanliness drive were conducted. Emisenla (District Vector Borne Disease (DVBD) consultant sensitized the villagers on the awareness of its signs and symptoms and also on the availability of blood test and free medicines.
The participants were the surveillance workers, ASHA’s, MTS and the consultant. (Page News Service)