LANDI KOTAL: Health Department on Wednesday organized a three-day free medical camp in Ali Masjid area of Khyber tribal district to contain spread of malaria.

The camp is organized in the area as the mosquito born disease often break here, said  Dr Ismail of Directorate of Health Fata Secretariat.

He said that patients are being provided with free treatment and medicines apart from medicines and mosquito net.

Dr Ismail added that patients are sensitized about the precautionary measures and urged locals to visit the camp and helped them contain malaria.

This year, a six year old boy had died while 234 people affected with malaria in Ali Masjid area.