Committee Formulated For Dengue And Naegleria Control
Shoaib Ahmed Siddiqui, Commissioner Karachi, appointed an exclusive committee to deal with the threat of dengue and naegleria. He advised the committee to devise and implement an action plan as soon as possible so that these potentially fatal diseases could be curbed in time. The committee includes representatives of the Karachi Metropolitan Corporation, Karachi Water and Sewerage Board, Defence Housing Authority, and Pakistan State Oil. In addition, the Deputy Commissioners of 6 districts have also been included in the committee as well as the I.D.O of Health, Dr. Zafar Ejaz.