Dengue Awareness Program, 2024


With the aim of combating the deadly disease Dengue, Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike organised a special Dengue Awareness Program at National Public School, Rajajinagar on July 1, 2024 for the students of grades 3-8. The program educated students about the significance of community involvement in controlling the spread of dengue. The doctors gave awareness about dengue, especially the various stages of Aedes aegypti mosquito and how they breed in places like flower pots, tyres and other wastes where water gets collected. They also insisted on how a clean school ensures a safe school and how a clean home makes a healthy one. Overall, the Dengue Awareness Program proved to be an effective means of disseminating crucial information, fostering a sense of responsibility, and encouraging positive behavioural changes in the students for a dengue free environment.