Chaguanas Mayor Gopaul Boodam has revealed that he’s concerned about protection of the health of his burgesses.
The Mayor and a team from the Insect Vector Division visited the Longdenville Eneterprise area .
He disclosed that they needed to take a pro-active approach to prevent a rise in the spread of the disease and the Aedes Aegypti Mosquitoes.
It is this mosquito that spreads both the Chikungunya and Dengue viruses.
He appealed for persons to ensure that they did all possible to help prevent further infections by getting rid of stagnant water in their homes.