Minister Kondru Murali has said that steps were being taken for eradicating dengue from the state. He has also said that all doctors were kept on high alert followed by the outbreak of dengue. Preventive measures were taken to put a check to contagious diseases, he said. Also, he mentioned that medicines were kept in reach of the public and special measures were taken to kill mosquitoes.
It has to be mentioned here that several people were reportedly getting infected with dengue and many patients were admitting to several hospitals with dengue symptoms. Dengue is a tropical disease, which is caused by dengue virus, spread by mosquitoes. Dengue is a life-threatening disease. The symptoms of this disease include joint pains, vomiting, nose bleeding, high fever and skin rashes.