BARA: A large number of residents of Bara took part in a walk arranged on Friday by the tehsil administration to create awareness against dengue.

Led by local traders, tribal elders, officials of the district administration, the participants walked to and passed through various markets to sensitise the masses to adopt precautionary measures for dengue prevention.

They were holding banners and placards inscribed with precautionary measures how to proper dispose off garbage instead of openly disposing it. Health experts also briefed the participants how to avoid the disease and in case someone attracts it, they should immediately report it.

The participants urged masses to adopt precautionary measures to avoid the mosquito born disease.