10 building owners, three firms fined for Aedes larvae
A mobile court of Dhaka South City Corporation (DSCC) has fined 10 building owners and three real estate companies after finding larvae of Aedes mosquito.
Three real estate companies -- Standard Builders, Nurani Constructions and Padma Constructions Associates -- and 10 house owners were fined Tk 1.70 lakh in total, a press release of the DSCC said.
The DSCC visited 241
houses and under-construction buildings in different areas of the capital including Kathalbagan, Ajimpur and Dayaganj as part of their ongoing drive against Aedes mosquito for controlling the recent outbreak of mosquito-borne disease dengue fever in the city.
Acting magistrates Mizanur Rahman, Babar Ali and Udion Dewan led the drives, the release said.