Dengue Awareness Seminar at UET

Anti-Dengue Task Force, University of Engineering and Technology (UET) Lahore organized an awareness seminar at UET Chemical Seminar Hall. The purpose of this seminar was to aware the students, teachers and faculty members regarding Dengue virus, fever, its symptoms, types and treatment. While addressing the participants Chief Medical Officer UET Health Clinic Dr. Shahzad gave an overview of dengue virus, its prevention and elimination required to combat the disease. He said, “It is our responsibility to keep our homes and places clean, avoid from water accumulation in plants and herbs in the lawn, also wear full sleeves to avoid dengue mosquitoes and keep windows close in homes and offices.” He emphasized on the use of mosquito nets, mosquito coils, liquids and Mospel while sleeping on terrace. Convener Anti-Dengue Task Force Prof. Dr. Anwar Latif, Chairman Civil Engineering Department Prof. Dr. Aziz Akbar, Dr. Zubair, Dr. Gul Hameed Awan, Dr. Rehana, Dr. Shumaila, Dr. Shazia, Public Relations Officer Dr. Tanveer Qasim and large number of students and faculty members attended the seminar.

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