Division Organizes Dengue Awareness Programme for Civilians
the threat of Dengue is rising in different parts of the country,
all Brigades under the 52 Division in Varani conducted Dengue awareness
programmes for civilians in their areas. Shramadana campaigns to
clean the mosquito breeding places were also organized by the Army
with participation of civilians from 1st to 7th February.
Public Health Inspectors, teachers and students joined this seven-day
anti dengue campaign organized by the Division on instruction of
General Officer Commanding 52 Division Brigadier Anura Sudhasinghe.
Brigade Commanders and Civil Affairs Officers of the 521, 522 and
523 Brigades coordinated the programme.
Anti Dengue programmes organized by the Security Forces Headquarters
- Jaffna helped prevent the spread of the dengue in Jaffna in 2010.