Observation of National Dengue Day, 2018 at UHU&TC, Chetla

National Dengue Day, 2018 was observed at UHU&TC, Chetla. All the patients and attendants attending OPD were gathered at MCH OPD & School Health OPD Premises on 16th May, 2018 from 10.30 am – 12 noon. The IEC was given in the form of “Lecture” & “Poster”.

The following points were highlighted during awareness promotion session:

  • Introduction: Importance of observance of National Dengue Day.
  • Dengue fever and its symptoms.
  • Transmission of Dengue and characteristics of Aedes mosquitoes.
  • Breeding sites of Aedes mosquitoes.
  • Cleaning the water storing sites periodically inside and outside houses.
  • Mosquito bite protection at individual level.
  • Role of community in prevention and control of Dengue.
  • Interactive session with Stakeholders.
1 Dengue Awareness Programme at School Health OPD 2

Dengue Awareness Programme at MCH OPD