Presence of dengue larva : Case lodged against Doctors Hospital
LAHORE: Johar Town police have registered a case against Doctors Hospital after a dengue larva was found in the hospital premises here on Thursday.
According to details, a special dengue squad of City District Government (CDGL) under the supervision of DO Environment inspected the premises of Doctors Hospital where dengue squad found dengue larva inside the premises. On information, Johar Town police registered a case against three doctors of hospital including General Manger Moinudin, Arif Qayyum and Muhammad Ayyub under section dengue act 2012 on the complaint of DO Environment.
Duty officer at the police station confirmed that a case has been registered against three persons of doctors’ hospital under dengue act, however police did not arrest any person till the filing of this report.
On the other hand, the spokesperson of hospital said no persons informed the hospital administration about inspection of dengue larva. He said hospital administration regularly checked the cleanness of hospital premises on daily basis.
The spokesperson explained that the hospital administration informed the health department and other concerned departments that dengue larva was present in city government hospitals, which could be an alarming situation for increase in dengue patients.