Breaking News
October 14, 2019 - Agriculture now occupation of elites: Razzaque
October 14, 2019 - Khandker Anwarul Islam made new cabinet secretary
October 7, 2019 - PM returns home
October 7, 2019 - 97pc people satisfied with anti-casino drive: survey
October 7, 2019 - Parliament Members Club greets Dr Shirin on her 53rd birthday
October 7, 2019 - ICSB Council elected ncw President
October 5, 2019 - RAB working as assisting force in ongoing anti-graft operation: Benazir
October 5, 2019 - Palak for utilizing artificial intelligence to improve living standard
October 5, 2019 - Top criminal Zeesan arrested in Dubai
October 2, 2019 - SAUDI ARABIAN AIRLINES (SAUDIA) SPONSORS 89TH SAUDI NATIONAL DAY CELEBRATION IN BANGLADESH
October 1, 2019 - I prefer peaceful solution to Rohingya crisis: PM tells Washington Post
October 1, 2019 - Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Research Institute to be established at DU
October 1, 2019 - Padma plant to supply 45cr litre water daily to Dhaka
October 1, 2019 - 10 teams to monitor onion price
September 29, 2019 - Institute of Chartered Secretaries of’ Bangladesh hotds its 9th’AGM
September 27, 2019 - Novo Nordisk Bangladesh plants 1,000 trees
September 27, 2019 - PM receives ‘Champion of the Skills Development for Youths’
September 26, 2019 - E-passport distribution starts in December
September 26, 2019 - Intercity Train on Kurigram-Dhaka route from Oct 16
September 25, 2019 - Khaled gives important info in arms case: police
September 25, 2019 - RAB seizes TK 5.5 crore, 730 tolas gold, 6 firearms in old city
September 25, 2019 - Bangladesh joins P4G
September 25, 2019 - Atiqul for optimum use of ICT in providing civic amenities
September 19, 2019 - DSCC Mayor to take steps for dengue free city from next year
September 18, 2019 - AL secretariat meeting today
September 18, 2019 - Sheikh Hasina so far receives 37 int’l accolades
September 17, 2019 - Engineer Md. Atiqur Rahman Chairman, Board of Directors of Jamuna Bank Limited, presiding over its 353rd meeting at its head office in the city recently. Nur Mohammed, Chairman of Jamuna Bank Foundation, Shafiqul Alam, CEO and directors of the bank were also present.
September 17, 2019 - Md. Quamrul Islam Chowdhury, CEO of Mercantile Bank Limited, receiving the ‘Bill Collection Award’ as one of the top bill collector bank among 33 banks in collecting Dhaka WASA’s bill in fiscal year 2018-19 from LGRD & Cooperatives Minister Md. Tazul Islam, MP at Sonargaon Hotel in the city recently. Dhaka WASA organized the programme.
September 16, 2019 - Netherlands-based Diplomat Magazine runs cover story featuring Hasina
September 16, 2019 - Effective market competition can raise GDP growth by 2-3pc: Experts
Kolkata dy mayor for elimination of mosquito breeding grounds to check dengue

Kolkata dy mayor for elimination of mosquito breeding grounds to check dengue

DHAKA: Destruction of mosquito breeding grounds is far better than applying insecticides for preventing dengue, which is spread by aedes mosquitoes, said Deputy Mayor of Kolkata Atin Ghosh in a video conference yesterday.

Kolkata deputy mayor came up with these observation while he was talking to Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) Mayor M Atiqul Islam at his Nagar Bhaban office at Gulshan from Kolkata municipality at around 2.45pm.

“The Kolkata Municipality is combating the menace, both by preventive and curative measures and added that the Kolkata municipality is carrying out a three-tiered monitoring system to check dengue since 2009,” said the deputy mayor.

To check dengue, the deputy mayor said monitoring and people’s awareness were continuously carried out in Kolkata round the year. “Destruction of the breeding places is being done after locating the residences and open places chanting the slogan ‘destroy the mosquitoes at its source,” he said.

The deputy mayor asked the DNCC mayor to identify the dengue prone area and then take an effective action plan. Kolkata is now free from dengue which has been possible after a long nine year effort by the Kolkata Municipality, the deputy mayor explained. The DNCC mayor thanked the Kolkata deputy mayor and said it is a first time knowledge sharing with Kolkata, but not the last.

Local Government Division secretary Helaluddin Ahmed, Director General of the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO)M Khalilur Rahman, DNCC’s Chief Executive Officer M Abdul Hai, Chief Health Officer Brigadier General Mominur Rahman Mamun, Entomologist Dr Monjur Ahmed Chowdhury, Kolkata Municipality’s Chief Vector Control Officer Dr Debashish Biswas, Chief Health Officer Dr Monirul Islam, Deputy Chief Health Officer Dr Subrata Roy Chowdhury, Chief Consultant (health) DR Tapan Mukherjee, among others, attended the video conference.

About author

AWARD

Reflection Team

বাংলা

স্যান্ডউইচের দামে দেহ বিক্রি করছেন গ্রিক নারীরা!

স্যান্ডউইচের দামে দেহ বিক্রি করছেন গ্রিক নারীরা!

ভেঙে পড়ছে গ্রিসের অর্থনীতি। দুই মেয়াদে ক্ষমতায় এসেও সিপ্রাস সরকার চিত্রটা পাল্টাতে পারেনি। দিন দিন বাড়ছে বেকারত্ব। গোটা দেশটার আর্থ-সামাজিক…

Recent Video

Photo Gallery

Folder not found
wp-content/uploads/2012/02/