People are facilitated in “ILTIWA Camp” in Umer Kot
Locals of Umer Kot are happy after getting facilities in ILTIWA Camp established by Saudi Arabia. They say, “They have given us food and kitchen set, soaps and everything else”. Assistant manager ALTAWA steel mills says, “We are taking care of health and hygiene, we have given them everything from match box to high quality food products like flour, rice, sugar, dry milk, tea bags, biscuits, peas etc”.
Malaria spreads in rain affected areas of district Sanghar
Locals of village misery khan gopang complain that children are suffering from malaria in their area. Regarding this Dr. Zufiqar Ali Darejo explains, “If someone is suffering from fever he should go for malaria test in case test is positive, he should take malaria treatment”. Whereas vice president of labor education foundation says, “We have distributed mosquito nets for children to remain safe from malaria”.
Malaria is spreading in village Khairshah district Shaheed benazirabad
Locals of village Mehram Shah complain that after rainfall mosquitoes are growing and malaria is spreading rapidly due to stagnant water. People are unable to afford treatment.EDO Health says, “Every hospital around the district has been declared as medical relief camp where doctors are providing medicines and mosquito repellents. 18 mobile units are providing treatment facilities on peoples door steps”.
An interview with Director General Health regarding precautions of Malaria
“Health department government of sindh is providing awareness of malaria in Sindh. In an interview Dr. Hafeez ul Haq Memon Director General Health Sindh explains, “People must put kerosene oil in stagnant water to stop the growth of mosquitoes. Spray must be used; it is available in all health departments EDO’s and TMA offices. People can contact health department in case of any problem”.
Several Ucs of district Khairpur are under water, people are suffering
Residents of a village in district khairpur complain that after rainfall water is stagnant in their area due to which mosquitoes are growing rapidly, many people are suffering from diseases and livestock animals are dying. DDO revenue says, “Water lifting pumps are working and within one week water will be drained out from all areas”.