fumigation

KOHAT, June 23: The Municipal Committee authorities have launched fumigation campaign to contain malaria, dengue fever and other diseases in urban and rural areas of Kohat district.

The committee chief, Mr Afsar Muhammad, told TNN, “With the beginning of summer season, we have started regular fumigation in both the urban and rural areas.”

A resident of the city, Mr Abdur Rehman, told TNN, “Fumigation is necessary in the summer season, but the problem is that the Municipal Committee employees have carried out the fumigation campaign in a few areas. We appeal to authorities to carry out the drive in all areas of the district.”