A signature campaign to create awareness among school and college students on dengue was kick started by District Collector V. Dakshinamoorthy, at the Collectorate here on Monday. The awareness van on dengue will create awareness across the district for two months.The DD said that the department is involved in the process of identifying a minimum of 3,000 student volunteers through the campaign – who could be trained in dengue prevention.

The Collector launched a mobile helpline number to which villagers could report any outbreak of fever that they suspect to be dengue.

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