A tribesman receiving mosquito nets in North Waziristan. – Photo by Malik Habib

MIRANSHAH, 16 December: Mosquito nets have been distributed among 1,300 people in Miranshah tehsil of North Waziristan Agency under the Directorate of Malaria Control Programme.

The mosquito nets were distributed at Sarwarkot civil dispensary under the supervision of the agency surgeon on Friday.

The local people thanked the agency surgeon for distributing the mosquito nets. They said the government should also provide medicines for malaria prevention to the people.