Pagadian gets machines to fight dengue
Pagadian City (12 August) -- units of fogging machine and sprayer were turnover to the city health office recently following reports on increased dengue cases in the city. City Mayor Samuel Co led the turnover of the said units to City Health Officer Noel Ceniza.
It can be recalled, barangays with high prevalence of the dengue Hemorrhagic Fever were identified and with the acquisition of the fogging machine, health teams are ready to conduct massive fumigation in high-risk areas/barangays.
Meanwhile, the provincial government is also allocating funds for the acquisition of a fogging machine for the 681 barangays of Zamboanga del Sur. (PIA-9) [top]