Bangladesh considers ‘mosquito fights mosquito technique’ for Dengue Control

Bangladesh is studying the feasibility of applying Sterile Insect Technique(SIT) to control the dengue outbreak.  For this,a team of experts from WHO-FAO and IAEA has arrived in Bangladesh to discuss the feasibility of this technique. The sterile insect technique is an environmentally-friendly insect pest control method. Under this,radiation sterilised male mosquitoes are released in areas… Continue reading Bangladesh considers ‘mosquito fights mosquito technique’ for Dengue Control