Haryana health department launches ‘Hum versus Dengue’ campaign
The Haryana health department has launched ‘Hum versus Dengue’ campaign, under which children studying in government schools in Gurgaon district would be provided free insurance cover of up to Rs 20,000 for treatment, in case diagnosed with the vector-borne disease. The campaign would be implemented jointly with the company DHFL, an official release said in Chandigarh on Thursday.
People may participate in the campaign by promoting the campaign among their friends, family, neighbours and employees and encouraging them to engage in their individual capacity. They may also sponsor dengue protection kits for underprivileged children at Rs 300, dengue protection workshop, mosquito repellent and treatment to the tune of Rs 20,000 for a year, it said.