mosquitoes

Mosquitoes make merry in Mangadu, residents request removal of rainwater 

It has been at least two months since the withdrawal of northeast monsoon, but several open spaces and vacant plots in ward 7 of Mangadu municipality still have stagnant rainwater.

published on : 18th February 2022

Empty plots breed swarms of mosquitoes

Residents of Perungudi say most of these are private lands and it is not uncommon to see snakes during rains

published on : 15th February 2022

Now, GHMC uses Internet of Things device to curb breeding of mosquitoes

Places like overhead tanks, pumps, pit taps, drums, tins, pots and other water storage containers will be sprayed with chemicals once a week.

published on : 4th November 2021

Tiruchy Corporation serves notice to owners of 37 ill-maintained plots in city

The Corporation is spraying oil balls (a mix of mosquito larvicidal oil and husk rolled in the shape of a ball) in waterlogged plots and places

published on : 28th October 2021