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PU IAGS celebrates Anti-Dengue Day
PU IAGS celebrates Anti-Dengue Day


LAHORE: (Friday, April 8, 2016): Punjab University Institute of Agricultural Science (IAGS) in connection with Anti-Dengue Day organized an awareness walk and lectures. On this occasion Director IAGS Prof Dr Muhammad Saleem Haider, faculty members and students were present. The students of the Institute were made aware of the mechanism of dengue infection, its prevention and control through different lectures delivered by Assistant Professors of Entomologist Dr Shahbaz Ahmad, Dr Muhammad Ali Klasra, and a Ph.D Scholar of Plant Protection Farman Ahmad Chaudhry.

In his address Dr Muhammad Saleem Haider advised the students to take all precautionary measures regarding dengue threat and promised to eliminate the Dengue Mosquitoes from the IAGS within a year time period by adopting the control measures. Later, an awareness walk from the IAGS to College of Earth & Environmental Sciences (CEES) was conducted.