Mysuru, June 6:- Dengue fever is rapidly spreading in the district. Several people have died due to dengue. As a precautionary measure, fogging operations have been launched in Srirampura village panchayat limits, here on Tuesday.
Dengue fever has prevailed in the district prior to monsoon. Fogging operation was conducted at Ramabainagar, JP Nagar, Srirampura and Srinagar, here.
More than 20 people have been affected by dengue on Ashokapuram 13th cross street. Mosquito repellent operations have been intensified in the area. A Rapid Action Force (RPF) has also been constituted to tackle the spread of dengue fever.