The Delhi authorities’s 10-week anti-dengue marketing campaign kicksarted on Sunday, with Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal checking his home for stagnant water. The marketing campaign seeks to construct larger consciousness on prevention of vector-borne illnesses in Delhi.
“Honourable Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal kickstarted the anti-dengue campaign by removing the stagnant clean water at his residence. He said that like last year, two crore Delhiites will come together to make this initiative successful and to defeat dengue,” the Chief Minister’s Office tweeted.
मा. मुख्यमंत्री श्री @ArvindKejriwal जी ने अपने निवास पर इकट्ठा हुए साफ़ पानी को बदल कर डेंगू के ख़िलाफ़ अगले 10 हफ़्ते चलने वाले महाअभियान की शुरुआत की।
उन्होंने कहा कि पिछले साल की तरह इस साल भी सभी 2 करोड़ दिल्लीवासी साथ में आकर इस मुहिम को सफल बनाएंगे और डेंगू को हराएंगे। pic.twitter.com/X4ASOvqJfJ
— CMO Delhi (@CMODelhi) September 6, 2020
Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia, cupboard ministers Rajendra Pal Gautam and Kailash Gahlot shared footage and movies on Twitter as a part of the marketing campaign. Sisodia tweeted in Hindi, “Often we feel that there is not a single place in our house where there is stagnant water but if you take 10 minutes to check properly, you will find stagnant water somewhere. That’s why it is important to join the #10Hafte10Baje10Minute campaign — to protect your family from dengue @ArvindKejriwal.”
अक्सर हमको लगता है -‘हमारे घर में तो एक भी जगह ऐसी नहीं है जहां पानी रूका रहे’. पर अगर 10 मिनट लगाकर ठीक से देखेंगे तो कहीं न कहीं रूका पानी निकल ही आता है.
अभियान में शामिल होना ज़रूरी है-अपने परिवार को डेंगू से बचाकर रखने के लिए@ArvindKejriwal pic.twitter.com/0cJa7Lejsw
— Manish Sisodia (@msisodia) September 6, 2020
Kejriwal additionally took to social media to induce folks to take part within the marketing campaign.
“Last year, two crore people of Delhi had defeated dengue. Let’s start the next 10-week battle against dengue from today At 10 am, I will check my house whether there is any stagnant water. You must also. We have to defeat dengue again this time,” he mentioned in a tweet in Hindi.
The marketing campaign, which started on September 6, will proceed each Sunday.
The “10 Hafte 10 Baje 10 Minute” marketing campaign final yr had garnered the assist of many celebrities in addition to officers of the federal government and different autonomous our bodies.
Due to this mass marketing campaign final yr, which was launched in September too, there have been solely 2,036 reported circumstances and two deaths because of dengue, as in comparison with 2015, when the dengue circumstances had been 15,867 and there have been 60 deaths, the federal government had claimed.
Kejriwal had appealed to Delhi ministers, MLAs and the residents to start the mega marketing campaign from their very own properties and spend 10 minutes each Sunday to ensure there isn’t a stagnant water of their properties and environment.
(With inputs from PTI)
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