Rabies programme

Dawn | Nov 10, 2019 at 7:15 AM
  • THIS is with reference to a letter by Dr Khalil Mukaddam ‘Dogs will bite’ (Nov 4).
  • Globally, the strategic goal of nations is to shift focus to mass vaccination of dogs and increased access to post-exposure prophylaxis for humans in order to eliminate human deaths from dog-mediated rabies by 2030.
  • If the city’s caretakers and residents decide to clean up their act, the dog population will automatically go down, reflecting the cleaner environment.