Central Jakarta Government gives red placard for sub-district with the highest cases of Dengue Hemorrhagic Fever (DBD) and green placard for sub-district with the lowest cases of DBD.
" Residents should be initiative to check their environments periodically"
In this case, Cempaka Putih Sub-district gets red placard with total 15 DBD cases and Tanah Abang Sub-district gets green placard with total 6 DBD cases.
Central Jakarta Health Sub-department's Disease Prevention and Handling (P2P) Section head, Rosvita Nur Aini added, red banner is also installed in urban villages which affected with DBD.
Those which get red banners are Senen Urban Village with 1 DBD case, Galur Urban Village with 2 DBD cases, Bendungan Hilir Urban Village with 2 DBD cases, Petojo Selatan Urban Village with 3 DBD cases, Mangga Dua Selatan Urban Village with 4 DBD cases, and Menteng Urban Village with 4 DBD cases,
"The highest are Harapan Mulya Urban Village and Cempaka Putih Urban Village with 6 DBD cases each," she stated, Wednesday (6/26).
Central Jakarta Mayor, Bayu Meghantara stated, DBD should be anticipated since it is usually occurred on weather transition period.
"Residents should be initiative to check their environments periodically. Do not wait for Jumantik cadres to check your house," he asserted.