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Monsoon Lull Brings Dengue, Malaria To Pune City

PUNE: The Pune Municipal Corporation’s health department has recorded 26 cases of malaria and 14 of dengue barely a month after the monsoon set in. Both are caused by mosquitoes which breed in water which people have stored anticipating water cuts.
Dengue, predominantly an urban phenomenon, saw a staggering 177 per cent rise last year in the state when 2,309 cases were recorded in 2009-10 as against 831 in 2008-09. Most were from Pune, Pimpri-Chinchwad, Nagpur, Kolhapur and Ahmednagar.
Meanwhile, the civic body has decided to carry out fogging and spraying of insecticides in all the wards at least twice a week. Apart from spraying pesticides in water bodies near residential areas, fogging machines will be put to use in housing colonies. It will contain the spread of mosquitoes , Devnikar said.
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Anil Pharande is Chairman of Pharande Spaces, a leading construction and development firm that develops township properties in West Pune. Pharande Promoters & Builders, the flagship company of Pharande Spaces and an ISO 9001-2000 certified company, is a pioneer in the PCMC area offering a diverse range of real estate products catering especially to the 42 sectors of Pradhikaran. The luxury township Puneville at Punavale in West Pune is among the company’s latest premium offerings. Woodsville in Moshi is another highly successful PCMC-based township by Pharande Spaces which is now in its 3rd phase.

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