Published On : Mon, Dec 15th, 2014

NMC undertakes filariasis eradication drive

nmcNagpur: Following the directives of Joint Director, Health Services, Pune, the Nagpur Municipal Corporation (NMC) undertook a “One day mass medicine administration drive’ for eradication of filariasis (Hatti Rog). The inaugural function to mark the drive was held Adivasi Colony, Vishwakarma Nagar on Sunday.

The programme was attended by Mayor Pravin Datke, Municipal Commissioner Shyam Wardhane, Health Committee Chairman Ramesh Singare, Corporators Kishore Gajbhiye, Satyabhama Lokhande, Head of Malaria and Filariasis Department Jayashri Thote, Medical Officer Dr Ashok Urkude, and others.