Online edition of India's National Newspaper
Saturday, Nov 08, 2008
ePaper | Mobile/PDA Version
Google


=

Andhra Pradesh
News: ePaper | Front Page | National | Tamil Nadu | Andhra Pradesh | Karnataka | Kerala | New Delhi | Other States | International | Opinion | Business | Sport | Miscellaneous | Engagements |
Advts:
Retail Plus | Classifieds | Jobs | Obituary |



Andhra Pradesh Printer Friendly Page   Send this Article to a Friend

Anti-filaria tablets to be distributed

Staff Reporter

Kakinada: The Medical and Health Department will distribute DEC (Diethyl Carbamazine) tablets for eradication of filaria on November 11 which is National Filaria Prevention Day. People can get the tablets at the government hospitals, primary health centres and community health centres. The tablets will also be distributed door-to-door on November 12 and 13.

According to Collector Gopalakrishna Dwivedi, a population of 48 lakh has been targeted for supplying tablets. Children below two years, pregnant women and those suffering from various illnesses are advised to not consume the medicine.

Printer friendly page  
Send this article to Friends by E-Mail



Andhra Pradesh

News: ePaper | Front Page | National | Tamil Nadu | Andhra Pradesh | Karnataka | Kerala | New Delhi | Other States | International | Opinion | Business | Sport | Miscellaneous | Engagements |
Advts:
Retail Plus | Classifieds | Jobs | Obituary | Updates: Breaking News |




News Update



The Hindu Group: Home | About Us | Copyright | Archives | Contacts | Subscription
Group Sites: The Hindu | The Hindu ePaper | Business Line | Business Line ePaper | Sportstar | Frontline | Publications | eBooks | Images | Ergo | Home |

Copyright 2008, The Hindu. Republication or redissemination of the contents of this screen are expressly prohibited without the written consent of The Hindu