Staff Reporter

KARUR: Anti-filariasis DEC tablets would be disbursed to people in select villages in Kulithalai and Krishnarayapuram taluks of Karur district on January 21, the Collector A. Karthik, has said.

The DEC tablets would be distributed to people in villages covered by Rajendram and Parali Health Sub-Centres (HSC) in Kulithalai taluk as also those covered by Lalapet and Vittukatti HSCs in Krishnarayapuram taluk, the collector said.

Medical team in villages

Medical support teams comprising Public Health officials, Noon meal staff, women self help group members and volunteers of the non governmental organisations would reach out to the villagers and provide them the tablets between 8 a.m. and 6 p.m. on January 21, Mr. Karthik has added in a press release issued here.