The Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC) health department has taken proactive steps to address the rise in vector-borne diseases in the city since the onset of the monsoon season. Concerned about the increasing cases, the PMC has sent a letter to all private practitioners, hospitals, and laboratories, emphasizing the importance of taking preventive measures to curb the spread of these diseases. The letter urges healthcare providers to educate their patients about the prevention and early detection of vector-borne diseases and to report any confirmed cases to the PMC. Additionally, the PMC has requested healthcare professionals to comply with the guidelines provided by the government for testing and reporting. By involving the private sector, the PMC aims to strengthen its efforts to effectively control and manage vector-borne diseases in the city.
Today: December 1, 2023