The Roads, Buildings and General Services Authority (BRAGSA) has joined the fight against Dengue Fever in St. Vincent and the Grenadines, in the form of a road and drain cleaning programme which will run from October 14th – 22nd, 2020.
Chief Executive Officer of BRAGSA, Mr. Kem Bartholomew says the step is being taken in an effort to assist the Public Health Department in the fight against Dengue Fever.
He says the organization recognizes the seriousness of the illness, and wants to play a pivotal role in the combative efforts.
The 8-day project will be carried out a cost of 2.5 million EC dollars.
BRAGSA is also lending a helping hand to the Vector Unit of the Public Health Department in the way of a donation of two vehicles and drivers to assist with fogging exercises island-wide.