Mysuru, June 6:- As many people have been affected by dengue fever and several died in the district, Deputy Commissioner D Randeep has directed the officials to take swift action to control dengue.
He was speaking at a meeting held at the DC office in the city on Tuesday to assess the dengue situation in the district.
He also suggested the officials to take precautionary measures to control dengue and chikungunya. To create awareness among the public on dengue, May 16 will be observed as National Dengue Day.
Officials and medical officers were present at the meeting.