Ministry of Health and Family Welfare launched Jan Jagrukta Abhiyaan in New Delhi

Last Updated: July 20, 2019

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Ministry of Health and Family Welfare launched Jan Jagrukta Abhiyaan in New Delhi
20 July 2019 Current Affairs: The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare launched a special campaign named Jan Jagrukta Abhiyaan in New Delhi. The campaign was held from 17-19th July,2019.

Jan Jagrukta Abhiyaan:
The campaign aimed to sensitize and mobilise the community on measures for prevention and control of Vector Borne Diseases (VBDs). Vector-borne diseases ,like Malaria, Dengue and Chikungunya, are illnesses that are caused by pathogens and parasites in human populations.  It also aimed to make the community a partner for checking vector/mosquito breeding across Delhi. 
Jan Jagrukta Abhiyaan was a people movement campaign as there  was active involvement of people’s representatives, officers from Government of India, Government of NCT Delhi, all three Delhi Municipal Corporations, New Delhi Municipal Council, Railways and Cantonment boardand other stakeholders.

Campaign:
The Delhi government has constituted a total of 286 ward-wise teams with 20-25 members per team which includes officers of the Municipal Corporation along with officers from Central Government and Government of NCTD. The team was sent to all the 272 Municipal wards and 14 locations of NDMC.
The team checked the hospital premises for breeding of vector mosquito and eliminate breeding habitat. Larvicide was applied wherever needed. The teams also met the members of Resident Welfare Association and community and conducted awareness session and activities with them as it aimed to combat malaria, dengue and chikungunya.

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