MCD Mayor Shelly Oberoi

It is an annual exercise jointly conducted by the Indian Railways and the Municipal Corporation of Delhi

Delhi Mayor Shaili Oberoi on Friday flagged off a ‘terminator train’ that will spray larvicide on railway tracks here to prevent mosquito breeding.

Till the first week of August this year, around 350 cases of dengue have been reported in Delhi.

It is an annual exercise jointly conducted by the Indian Railways and the Municipal Corporation of Delhi.

Oberoi, who flagged off the special train from VIP platform number one of New Delhi railway station, said the civic body is making all efforts to prevent the spread of dengue and other vector-borne diseases in the national capital.

It is an annual exercise jointly carried out by the Railways and the Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD).

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first published: 18 August 2023 | 2:32 pm First


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