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DGHS cautions homebound people in dengue prevention

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Health Desk- 8th Aug, 2019: The Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) on Wednesday issued a statement for the homebound people to follow some tips during Eid-Ul-Azha to prevent dengue.

DGHS urged all holidaymakers to close the doors and windows of the house while leaving, keep the commode cover closed and keep buckets and other equipment of toilet inversed and spray mosquito killing medicine at the places where Aedes mosquitoes may take shelter like behind the curtains.

The statement also said people must put Naphthalene in the tray where water of refrigerators may get logged.

Moreover, people were urged to clean the entire house, specially kitchen and washrooms before leaving home for celebrating Eid out of Dhaka.