During an anti-dengue drive in Delhi, mosquito breeding has been found at public places and government offices, including a police academy and a metro station. Legal measures were taken by the civic authorities.
In a statement as per PTI, it said, MCD has “started proceedings to lodge a police complaint” against a private construction company, undertaking construction work at IIT-Delhi campus in Hauz Khas, since “heavy breeding of mosquitoes were found at the site”.
Apart from construction sites, mosquito breeding can even happen in our homes, especially if preventive measures are not taken. Amidst the rising dengue cases, here are some basic must-follow measures that every household should undertake: