Bulletin

Ministry of Health & Social Development
Release Date:
Thursday, 22 September 2016 - 4:07pm

The Environmental Health Division is alerting the public that fogging will take place in the Cane Garden Bay area tomorrow Friday, September 23, in the vicinity of The Wedding to the bridge from 6:00 to 8:00 a.m.

Persons with respiratory illnesses, particularly asthmatics, should leave the areas being fogged for at least an hour.  

Residents are reminded that fogging provides temporary relief from mosquitoes. Householders and property owners are urged to be vigilant and to conduct weekly inspections around their homes and businesses.   

For further information on how to control the Aedes Aegypti mosquito, telephone the Vector Control Unit of the Environmental Health Division at 468-5110

Author

Natasha Lettsome

Marketing and Communications Manager
BVI Health Services Authority
Telephone: 852-7655
Email:  nlettsome@bvihsa.vg