NSS unit of Kristu Jayanti College conducted Dengue Awareness Program on Saturday, August 27, 2016 . The students were accompanied by the following staff coordinators Dr.Shreedhar Pd., Prof.Prathap, and Prof.Kalyani.
This awareness program was conducted in the neighborhood villages which includes Narayanpur and Geddalahalli. The NSS volunteers took this opportunity to create an awareness among the public about dengue and the Aedis Mosquito which causes the dengue. The students also showed them the “Larva” which emerges from the egg of Aedis Mosquito.
Students visited each house and especially slum areas and created consciousness among lots of People who were unaware of these Dengue situations and also informed them about the Dengue fever, its severe effects and how to tackle these situations in an easy simplified manner so that they could remain safe.The students also requested the people not to leave the water getting accumulated nearby their residences.
The campaign covered around 100 houses in the neighbourhood villages. This effort was highly appreciated by the public.