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‘Dengue free’ schools awarded

A school principal receives a certificate at the awards ceremony.
A school principal receives a certificate at the awards ceremony.

Schools in the Kalmunai Education Zone which were declared ‘dengue free’ for eradicating mosquito breeding grounds within their premises, were recently awarded certificates.

The Ministry of Health, Nutrition and Indigenous Medicine with the support of the Office of the Regional Director of Health Service, Kalmunai and medical offices of health, undertook this programme.

Km/Km/Al-Maslam Vidyalaya, Nintavur, won the first place, while Km/Km/Imam Roomy Vidyalaya and Al-Athan Vidyalaya won the second and third places respectively.

A ceremony to award the certificates was held on Monday at the MOH Office, Nintavur, under the patronage of Nintavur MOH Dr. Thasleema Basheer.

Kalmunai RDHS Dr. A.L. Alavudeen, Nintavur Base Hospital Medical Superintendent Dr. Saheela Issadeen, Nintavur PS Secretary A. Saleem, Al-Maslam Vidyalaya Principal M.A.M. Ibraheem and teachers M.L. Yakoob and A. Nizamudeen along with the staff of the MOH office were present at the event. 


 

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