On June 21, 2019, at 10.00 a.m., Mr. Somkid Suphap, PPAO Council Member, led the officials of Public Works Division of PPAO to visit the area for fogging operation in order to eliminate the mosquitoes in the area of King Kaeo Community,Rastsada Sub-District. The purpose is to destroy the breeding area of aedes which carry the Dengue fever and Chikungunya before transmission to people.
For general people, 3 collecting for the prevention of 3 diseases are important to follow: to keep the house clean, do not let the house untidy and denser for being a habitat of mosquitos; to collect garbage and debris that may contain water for becoming the mosquitos breeding area; to keep the water container tightly for preventing the laying eggs by mosquitoes. The reasons are to prevent 3 diseases of Dengue fever, Zika virus, and Chikungunya fever. If people have severe high fever and more than 2 days, together with fatigue, aches, and rashes under skin, limbs, and foldable joints. The patients should see a doctor in the hospital immediately.
If you have any questions about dengue fever or need more information, please contact the Phuket Provincial Hospital, Tel. 076-358-888, hotline 1131.