JHELUM – The Gender Support Unit held a seminar at District Assembly Hall to spread awareness against dengue.

Gender Specialist Sadia Hussain highlighted that dengue control is a collective responsibility over health officials and the common public.

She emphasised that each and every one of the nation should play their role to fight dengue. During the session, Dr Naseer, the director of the District Health Development Centre, informed the participants of preventive measures.

He highlighted the symptoms of dengue fever in detail. At the end of the session, informational material on dengue fever was distributed to the participants.

MNA Nighat Meer , ADC Kamaran Ahmad Afridi, AC Mohammad Zubair also participated in the seminar. Shields were presented to the MNA and the Director by the Gender Support Unit GRAP.