FIGHT THE BITE – AN AWARENESS PROGRAMME ON PREVENTION OF DENGUE AT KBDAV-7, CHANDIGARH
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With an aim to combat the deadly disease Dengue, KBDAV-7, Chandigarh organized a Special Dengue Awareness Campaign – Fight the Bite, where nearly 400 students of Class 5th and 7th participated enthusiastically.
Joining hands against the deadly disease, the students were shown a PowerPoint Presentation by the in house School Doctor Dr. Shruti along with Science faculty who gave the required information on its symptoms and prevention. Students exhibited various posters depicting the Information on“Aedes Aegypti”, a mosquito whose bite carries a virus and cause Dengue fever. Major emphasis was laid on preventing the stagnation of water during the monsoons that becomes the breeding grounds for mosquitoes carrying dengue, malaria and other diseases.