Dubai PR Network, Online Press Release from Dubai and Middle East
 
Health & Fitness(Healthcare & Medicine)
Filter PR by
  

Dubai Municipality initiates comprehensive pest control strategies following adverse weather conditions in Dubai

 
Dubai Municipality initiates comprehensive pest control strategies following adverse weather conditions in Dubai

The Municipality has implemented integrated pest control plans aimed at safeguarding public health

Al Karrani:

  • Constant efforts will be made to control the spreading of mosquitoes across Dubai, further enhancing the public health system and ensuring a safe environment.
  • Sterilization campaigns have been focused on 102 water collection sites and over 75,000 water drainage outlets.
  • A total of 511 liters of liquid pesticides and 391 kilograms of eco-friendly solid pesticides have been utilized for pest control purposes.

Dubai, UAE, 5 May 2024: Dubai Municipality (DM) has intensified its efforts to control pests that endanger public health through comprehensive strategies and programs. These initiatives include spreading of approved chemical, physical, and biological control methods, with a specific focus on curbing the spread of mosquitoes and addressing underlying factors that contribute to their growth.

Adel Al Karrani, Director of the Public Health Services Department in Dubai Municipality, stated that the Municipality’s teams have been tirelessly working around the clock to control the spread of mosquitoes across all residential, commercial, and industrial areas, water bodies, parks, markets, drainage areas, and numerous other locations in Dubai. The objective is to fortify the public health system, ensure proactive community protection and maintain a sanitary environment free from disease-transmitting pests.

Al Karrani said: “Dubai Municipality has successfully carried out extensive disinfection and sterilization operations after the rainstorm during the end of April. Focused on 102 water collection sites and over 75,000 drainage outlets, these campaigns seek to control the breeding of mosquito larvae. Bacterial capsules are being used for larval control, alongside spray and smoke pesticides for adult mosquitoes. Furthermore, mosquito traps have been strategically placed, along with the application of 511 liters of liquid pesticides and 391 kilograms of solid pesticides.”

The Director of the Public Health Services Department emphasized the use of eco-friendly pesticides, which are applied in accordance to carefully designed action plans and control strategies, ensuring comprehensive coverage to control mosquito spreading effectively.

In addition to these methods, the Dubai Municipality has distributed guidelines to Municipality- approved and licensed contracting companies, outlining the necessary procedures for implementing the pest control measures to be carried out. Besides regular field inspection at construction sites, the Municipality has also intensified its efforts to control the spread of insects and mosquitoes by implementing strategic plans in partnership with relevant government entities.

The Municipality also took to social media platforms to spread information about preventive measures, advising people to monitor water leakage from faucets, air conditioners, and refrigerators closely while emphasizing the need to eliminate stagnant water in swimming pools, water-filled plant containers, barrels, among others.

The Municipality constantly monitors real-time demands and capabilities, leveraging dedicated personnel, expertise, and specialized skills. This is to effectively limit the spread of insects and enhance control strategies, further ensuring the health and safety of all individuals.


Posted by : DubaiPRNetwork.com Editorial Team
Viewed 9836 times
PR Category : Healthcare & Medicine
Posted on : Sunday, May 5, 2024  6:47:00 PM UAE local time (GMT+4)
Replication or redistribution in whole or in part is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent of DubaiPRNetwork.com.
Previous Story : St. George's University Spotlights Thalassemia in the MENA R...
Next Story : Ogilvy Introduces Global Health Influence Offering
Email this article Print this article

Share this article with your friends and followers
NewsVine
 
 
Most Viewed Press Release posted in the last 7 days
LG named the official partner of the Esports world cup 2024 in Saudi Arabia [30619-Views]
Captivating Circus Shows Mesmerize Visitors at Mercato during Dubai Summer Surprises! [22402-Views]
Turtle Power for Bath and Shower! [9787-Views]
Al Ain Summer Sports Begins with Exciting New Sports and Kids Summer Camp at ADNEC Centre ... [7810-Views]
Tawam Hospital Performs Life-Saving Surgery on 15-Year-Old Emirati Boy After Serious Car A... [7589-Views]
Dubai Customs and Dubai Chambers Discuss Joint Cooperation and Support for Dubai Economic ... [7277-Views]
The Authority of Social Contribution Ma'an Signs MoU With Emirates Cancer Society To Pro... [7150-Views]
Natuzzi Italia Celebrates Italian National Day as Gold Sponsor in Dubai and Abu Dhabi [6117-Views]
UAE, UN discuss SDG cooperation at High-Level Political Forum [6113-Views]
Dubai Health Authority Launches Summer Training Programme for Students [6006-Views]
Indian Delights Celebrates First Anniversary: A Year Of Exceptional Flavors & Memorable Di... [6002-Views]
Seek Solace in Silence at InterContinental Maldives Maamunagau Resort this Summer [5867-Views]
Global Aerospace Summit 2024 set to fast-track greater investments for the future of the a... [5851-Views]
Ministry of Economy reviews new Competition Regulation law and its role in developing regu... [5842-Views]
First cohort of Emirati Graduate Trainees complete EGA's one-year leadership development p... [5531-Views]
Parmigiani Fleurier Launches New Tonda PF Automatic 36mm Models [5264-Views]
Unmissable Free Fun At Modesh World: New And Exciting Activities For Kids Of All Ages This... [5240-Views]
Acer unveils new Chromebox Mini for enhanced digital signage solutions [5068-Views]
The Board of Directors of Hatta Sports Club convenes Its First Meeting [4809-Views]
USA Basketball Men's National Team Arrives in Abu Dhabi [4797-Views]
New Ford Raptor T1+ Ready for Rally Raid Terrains Including Dakar [4768-Views]
GEMS Education achieves significant milestone by successfully meeting Emiratisation target... [4654-Views]
FIAT celebrates its first 125 years and smiles to the future [4629-Views]
Escape to Paradise: Exclusive Summer Travel Offers to the Maldives! [4535-Views]
SailGP announces 2024/2025 Season calendar, a year-long spectacle of high-octane racing an... [4461-Views]
 
RSS Facebook Twitter LinkedDin DubaiPRNetwork.com on Instagram
Back to Section Home

Related Stories

 
Top Sections
 
Top Stories