* Measures for the mass destruction of breeding and fumigation plants are taken in cooperation with priority municipalities.
Hermosillo, Sonora, September 20, 2019.- To counter the threat of the mosquito transmitting, the Ministry of Health has started the intensive day "United against Dengue" in coordination with the city of Hermosillo.
Enrique Clausen Iberri, Epidemiology Director, Dénica Cruz Loustaunau, on behalf of the Minister of Health, emphasized the importance of keeping the houses clean, the terrace, the façade and the roof of the houses, and the removal of the weeds around them Prevent spreading the mosquito.
In the facilities of the Technical Secondary School No. 66 "Professor Cuauhtémoc García Vallejo", the civil servant told this The campaign began first in the neighborhood Solidarity, as there is a polygon in the area.
"If there is none Clean your house and your garden, the sprayed insecticide will not work. Therefore, this campaign is referred to as "United against Dengue" because we need to work hand in hand to reduce the risk of this disease. This campaign is being conducted in each of the priority communities, "he said.
He also asked to check how many breeding grounds could be found in the yards, such as buckets, bottles and any accumulated items that are not occupied to dispose of them and place in the shipyard Containers of Solidaridad Colony Town Hall on the corner Tierra Maycoba and Campo Verde.
Once the mass disposal of nesting equipment is carried out in private households such as boats, lids, corcholates, buckets, tires and other containers, As the director of epidemiology reports that water is accumulating in the area, the director of epidemiology pointed out that the health ministry in the area is gassing to reduce the adult fly population.
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Dengue cases that have occurred so far have been registered in the cities of Pesqueira Station (16), Puerto Peñasco (5), Carbó (4), Hermosillo (3) and Ures (1)) and Cananea (1), as well as no deaths Related to this disease.
"The current epidemiological situation is alarming as the outbreaks in Puerto Peñasco, Pesqueira Station, Carbó and Hermosillo continue to be active; In addition, there are cases in Hermosillo, Carbó and Estación Pesqueira, which are still under investigation, so that the scale will certainly increase in the next few days, "he concluded.
In attendance: Norberto Barraza Almazán, director of the Municipal Civil Service, Ricardo Pacheco Elías, Director of Disease Prevention, Jaime Ibarra González, Head of Health Court No. 1, Lorenzo Agustín Murillo Solís, Director of Technical Secondary School No. 66.
Also Lourdes Elizabeth Luzanía López, President of the Parents' Society, and Guadalupe Irene Méndez Morales , President of the Council for Social Participation.